Land Reforms in India: v. 7 Issues of Equity in Rural Madhya Pradesh (Land Reforms in India Series 7)

Land Reforms in India: v. 7 Issues of Equity in Rural Madhya Pradesh (Land Reforms in India Series 7)

By: Praveen K. Jha (editor)Hardback

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The seventh in the series on Land Reforms in India, this volume on Madhya Pradesh takes a close and critical look at the land reforms legislation and implementation, as well as the issues of equity relating to non-land resources in rural areas.

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Praveen Jha is on the faculty of the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has been a visiting faculty at the University of Bremen, Germany since 1999. His major areas of research interest include economics of education, labour economics, agricultural economics and public finance with special focus on the developing countries. He has authored/edited a number of books and monographs, the most recent among which is Public Provisioning for Elementary Education in India (Sage, 2008), and has published several articles in journals published in India and abroad. He has been the honorary economic advisor to the Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability, New Delhi, since its inception. He was a member of the Task Force on Labour Laws, constituted by the National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganised Sector (NCEUS) and a member of the Committee on State Agrarian Relations and the Unfinished Task in Land Reforms, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. He also works closely with people's movements and labour organizations in India.


Editor's Introduction - Praveen K Jha PART ONE: PERSPECTIVES OF PEOPLE'S MOVEMENTS Land Reforms, People's Movements and Protests - Dunu Roy The Land Question in Chhattisgarh - Anoop Singh People's Struggle for Land - Rajendra K Sail A Case Study A Perspective on Land and Forests in Madhya Pradesh - Ekta Parishad Issues in the Opposition to the Big Dams - Harsh Mander PART TWO: LAND, COMMON PROPERTY RESOURCES AND EQUITY A Report on Land Reforms in Madhya Pradesh - Land Reforms Unit Land Records Management in Madhya Pradesh - Prashant Mehta Common Land and Common Property Resources - Usha Ramanathan PART THREE: DISPLACEMENT, DISPOSSESSION, REHABILITATION AND TRIBAL SURVIVAL Displacement and Rehabilitation - B D Sharma Issues of Equitable and Sustainable Development Tribal Survival and the Land Question - Archana Prasad Tribal Land Alienation in Madhya Pradesh - Harsh Mander The Problem and Legislative Remedies Malik Makbuja versus Protection of the Environment - Rajgopal Naidu PART FOUR: FORESTS AND EQUITY Forests and the People - N C Saxena Policy Issues in Madhya Pradesh Let's Stand Forest Policy on Its Head - Atindra Sen Or Can Markets Promote Equity? PART FIVE: CONTEMPORARY AGENDA IN LAND REFORMS Land Reforms in Madhya Pradesh - Mihir ShahP and S Vijay Shankar Redefining the Agenda

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/02/2002
  • ISBN13: 9780761995708
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 428
  • ID: 9780761995708
  • weight: 590
  • ISBN10: 0761995706

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