Author:Rana P. Behl and Marcel van Der Linden (ed.)


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India's Labouring Poor: Historical Studies c. 1600-c. 2000

By: Rana P. Behl and Marcel van Der Linden (ed.)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Foundation Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019643

ISBN: 8175964960

Condition: New

Recent years have witnessed a renewed interest in the historical studies of labour in India and other parts of the world. Apart from the study of the industrial workforce, labour history has been enriched by the scholarly attention to migratory mobile labour, lives of artisans, women and peasant migrants to plantations within India and overseas. Earlier the major emphasis of labour history research was on the core countries such as US, Canada, Europe and Japan. Now research on the labour history of the capitalist peripheries is growing and is increasingly attracting international scholarship. ... View more info