The special issue develops the agenda of the relationship between agrarian transition and Left politics first discussed in a two-day workshop organized in July 2011, supported by the Economic Social and Research Council, Goldsmiths College University of London and the Contemporary South Asia Studies Programme at Oxford University. An initial commentary on the workshop was published by Shah and Harriss-White (2011) in Economic and Political Weekly. We are grateful to the participants of that workshop for the rich papers and discussions that have informed this special issue and to Terry Byres, Deepankar Basu and Debarshi Das for helpful comments on the introduction. The usual disclaimers apply.
Introduction: Agrarian Questions and Left Politics in India
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Journal of Agrarian Change
Special Issue: Agrarian Transitions and Left Politics in India
Volume 13, Issue 3, pages 337–350, July 2013
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Lerche, J., Shah, A. and Harriss-White, B. (2013), Introduction: Agrarian Questions and Left Politics in India. Journal of Agrarian Change, 13: 337–350. doi: 10.1111/joac.12031
- Issue published online: 16 JUN 2013
- Article first published online: 16 JUN 2013
- Economic Social and Research Council
- Goldsmiths College University of London
- Contemporary South Asia Studies Programme at Oxford University
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