The Bengal Delta: Ecology, State and Social Change, 1840-1943 - Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series (Paperback)
  • The Bengal Delta: Ecology, State and Social Change, 1840-1943 - Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series (Paperback)
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The Bengal Delta: Ecology, State and Social Change, 1840-1943 - Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series (Paperback)

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Paperback 268 Pages / Published: 20/10/2010
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With a focus on colonial Bengal, this book demonstrates how the dynamics of agrarian prosperity or decline, communal conflicts, poverty and famine can only be properly understood from an ecological perspective as well as discussions of state's coercion and popular resistance, market forces and dependency, or contested cultures and consciousness.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9781349312214
Number of pages: 268
Weight: 374 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 15 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2010


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