Author:Brahma Nand (Ed.)

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Famines in Colonial India: Some Unofficial Historical Narratives

By: Brahma Nand (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kanishka Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016260

ISBN: 8173918783

Condition: New


Printed pages: 539. View more info

Village Communities and Land Tenures in Western India Under Colonial Rule

By: Brahma Nand (Ed.)

Price: $70.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200680

ISBN: 8173048207

Condition: New


The two documents Report on the Village Communities of the Deccan by R.N. Gooddine (1852) and Character of Land Tenures and System of Survey and Settlement in the Bombay Presidency by J, Monteath (1914) presented in this volume explore the . Nature of village communities and land tenures under British rule in western India. The portrayal of village communities in the existing writings as static and unchanging Institutions and as tax-gathering tools for the state or redistributee agencies of social Surplus is extremely inadequate and unsatisfactory for the correct understanding of the functioni... View more info