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Author Leo, Christopher.

Title Land and class in Kenya / Christopher Leo
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [1984]


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Description xii, 244 pages : 3 maps ; 24 cm
Series Political economy of world poverty ; 3
Political economy of world poverty ; 3
Contents Historical background: Class formation and land in the Colonial era. -- European encroachment: the roots of class conflict. -- Class formation and the growth of landlessness. -- The transition to independence. -- Yeomen and peasants: the colonial phase of settlement. -- The Million-Acre Scheme: the neo-colonial phase. -- The Million-Acre Scheme and landless people. -- Land and class in independent Kenya. -- Hakuna cha bure: the Million-Acre Scheme at the grass roots. -- Land and class in Kenya, 1972-83
Analysis Kenya Agricultural land Land tenure Reform, 1950-1983
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [231]-236
Subject Land reform -- Kenya -- History.
Land tenure -- Kenya -- History.
Land use, Rural -- Kenya -- History.
Social classes -- Kenya -- History.
LC no. 85123264
ISBN 0802025323