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Title Agrarian crisis and farmers' suicide / edited by R.S. Deshpande, Saroj Arora
Published New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 436 pages) : illustrations
Series Land reforms in India ; v. 12
Land reforms in India ; v. 12
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Foreword; Acknowledgements; A Note From the Co-ordinator; 1 -- Editors' Introduction; 2 -- Economic Reforms, Small Farmer Economy and Agrarian Crisis; 3 -- Contextualising the Agrarian Suicides; 4 -- Poor Indian Farmers' Plight and Liberalisation: An Overview; 5 -- Path of Development and Politics in Karnataka; 6 -- Globalisation, Agrarian Crisis and Farmers' Suicides: Illusion and Reality; 7 -- Globalisation vis-©¡-vis Agrarian Crisis in India; 8 -- Cotton Growers: Experience from Vidarbha; 9 -- Economic Reforms and Regional Disparities
Summary Twelfth in the series 'Land Reforms in India', this volume is a collection of essays which bring out the multi-dimensional aspects of the agrarian crisis, and its impact on farmers' suicides leading to public policy. A distinctive feature of this collection is its holistic approach towards viewing farm sector distress, instead of looking for isolated causes and solutions. The essays are based on the research and analyses conducted by academics and administrators from different parts of the country. These examine the reasons for the growing agrarian crisis and increasing incidences of farmers'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Agriculture and state -- India.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India.
Farmers -- Suicidal behavior -- India.
Form Electronic book
Author Arora, Saroj.
Deshpande, R. S.
ISBN 8132106598 (electronic bk.)
9788132106593 (electronic bk.)