The Bengal Delta : Ecology, State and Social Change, 1840-1943 Hardback
Part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series series
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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 268 pages, 21 Illustrations, black and white; XX, 268 p. 21 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 20/10/2010
- Category: Asian history
- ISBN: 9780230231832
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