An Economic History of North East India 1826 to 1947

By: Jalad Baran Ganguly

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undertaken by Professor Jalad Baran Ganguly, a well-known economist, whose first-hand Knowledge of the region is unassailable. This perceptive and thoughtful Study covers the period of Colonial rule especially in Assam as also to a lesser degree in Manipur and Tripura, witnessing far-reaching changes in Political and socio-economic spheres of the area. The impact on economic of the two World wars and the Great Depression of 1930?s, and of the large-scale immigration of Population causing, demographic changes has been critically examines in this book. Table of Contents Preface List of Tables List of Appendices Maps Part I. THE REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE : 1. The Approach Toward Writing an Economic History of North East India 2. The Geographical and Historical Backgrounds of North East India 3. The Pre-colonial System, of Land Distribution and Labour Utilization 4. Tribal Economic Formations in North-East Indian in the Pre-Colonial Period Part II. 5. Economic History of States 6. Agriculture in Colonial Assam 7. Ryotwari Settlements and Sufferings of the Ryots 8. Wasteland Settlement and Development of Tea Industry 9. Population Growth and Agricultural Progress 10. Changing Scenario of the Rural Economy in Assam (1891-1930) 11. Assam?s Forest Wealth and its Management 12. Development of Economic Infrastructure and Industry 13. Literacy, Education and Urbanization in Assam 14. Distribution of Population Occupation-wise 1881-1951 15. Impact of the Second World War on Assam?s Economy 16. The Polity and Economic History of Colonial Assam The Summing Up 17. Economic History of States 18. The Everyday Life Pattern and the Material Life of the People of Manipur 19. Manipur?s Political-Economic System under the Rajas 20. Economic Recovery and Growth from 1826-1891 21. Economic Changes and Growth 1891 to 1947 22. Economic History of States 23. The Polity, People and Their Material Life : The Limits of the Possible (Pre-and Early-Colonial Period) 24. Structural Changes in Tripura?s Socio-Economic Formulations in the Late Nineteenth Century 25. Immigration of Population, Institutional Changes, Economic Growth and Fluctuations (1901-1934) 26. Economic Recovery and Expansion, War-time Scarcities and Inflation and Reang Unrest (1934-1945) Printed Pages: 529.

Title: An Economic History of North East India 1826 to 1947

Author Name: Jalad Baran Ganguly

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Akansha Publishing House: 2006

ISBN: 8183700543

ISBN 13: 9788183700542

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Keywords: An Economic History of North East India 1826 To 1947 Jalad Baran Ganguly