Land Reforms in India: v. 9 Tamil Nadu - An Unfinished Task (Land Reforms in India Series)

Land Reforms in India: v. 9 Tamil Nadu - An Unfinished Task (Land Reforms in India Series)

By: M. Thangaraj (editor)Hardback

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This is the ninth volume in a major series which studies the status of land reforms throughout the country. Critically examining the implementation of land reforms legislations in Tamil Nadu, the contributors address all the major issues including land and caste, temple lands, common property resources and absentee landlordism. They show that, due to laxity in implementing legislation, resourceful landowners successfully hold on to their surplus lands using various devious methods. By presenting detailed case studies, various essays explain the reasons why the provisions have not been efficacious and also suggest ways to overcome the problems.

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Foreword Wajahat Habibullah Overview Land Reforms in Tamil Nadu: A Case Study Based Analysis - T V Somanathan Land Ceiling Act and Absentee Landlordism - M P Gurusamy Urgent Need for a People's Movement - S Jaganathan Whither Land Reforms in India - M Mariappan Land for Tillers Freedom: A Humane Approach to the Land Problem - S Jaganathan Land Reforms and Productivity of Farms in Tamil Nadu - S Varadarajan Organising the Rural Poor for Land Reform: Background Paper - T Haque Implementation of Land Ceiling Programme in Tamil Nadu - A P Singh A Brief Note on Panchami Land - Brindavan C Moses Land and Caste in Tamil Nadu - M Thangaraj Temple Lands in the Agraian Economy of Tamil Nadu - V Sivaprakasam Agrarian Question in Tamil Nadu - R Vidyasagar Agricultural Land Transfers: Study of Two Villages in Tamil Nadu - M Thangaraj Status of Tenancy in Coimbatore District - S Krishnan Panchayats and Common Property Resources in Tamil Nadu - V Annamalai Common Property Resources with Special Reference to Common Property Land Resources - C Sekar Appendix Index

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  • publication date: 11/12/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780761997801
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780761997801
  • weight: 463
  • ISBN10: 0761997806

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