Land Reforms in India: v. 8 Performance and Challenges in Gujarat and Maharashtra (Land Reforms in India Series 8)
By: D. C. Sah (editor), Ghanshyam Shah (editor)Hardback
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This volume is part of an on-going series on land reforms and focuses on the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. It analyses land reform legislation, their implementation, and the factors responsible for their success or failure. It also studies the nature and role of people's movements in building pressure on the state for land rights, the position vis-a-vis common property resources, the role of technology in enhancing production and equity, and the survival of the significant tribal populations.
Preface Editors Introduction - Ghanshyam Shah and D C Shah PART ONE: OVERVIEW OF LAND REFORMS Overview of Land Reforms in Maharashtra - R V Bhuskute Land Reforms and Agrarian Structure in Maharashtra - R S Deshpande Caste and Land Reforms in Gujarat - Ghanshyam Shah PART TWO: IMPLEMENTATION OF LAND REFORMS Implementation of Land Ceiling Act in Western India - K Gopal Iyer Tenancy Reforms in Western India - K Gopal Iyer Distribution of Government Land in Western India - K Gopal Iyer PART THREE: TRIBAL ALIENATION AND THEIR STRUGGLES Land Alienation, Land Reforms and Tribals in Maharashtra - Pradip Prabhu Struggles of Dangi Adivasis for Livelihood and Land - Irfan Engineer Land Reforms through People's Movements - Kiran Desai Land Struggles in the Eastern Belt of Gujarat - Indukumar Jani PART FOUR: STRUGGLES AND REHABILITATION OF PROJECT AFFECTED PEOPLE Land Grabbing and Struggles of the Displaced in Maharashtra - Rajendra Vora Crop Commercialization and Migration - D C Sah Status and Impact of Land Reforms and New Technology on Agricultural Development - Samar K Datta and Bhupat M Desai Common Property Land Resources in Gujarat: Some Findings about Their Size, Status and Use - Sudarshan Iyengar Select Bibliography - Arjun Patel Index
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