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6 edition of Colonizing Agriculture found in the catalog.

Colonizing Agriculture

The Myth of Punjab Exceptionalism (Sage Series in Modern Indian History, 9) (SAGE Series in Modern Indian History)

by Mridula Mukherjee

  • 119 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by SAGE Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • Industries - Agribusiness,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Pakistan,
  • Peasantry,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Business & Economics / Economic Development,
  • Agriculture,
  • India,
  • Punjab

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8029648M
    ISBN 100761934057
    ISBN 109780761934059

    The book takes place during colonization, so much of the world was still agricultural anyways. Mainly England and the United States were industrialized. Lower Niger is where this particular village is located (as revealed at the end of the book) and that isn't a place in the world that was industrializing. At this limit, all the colonists would have a high standard of living, but in apartment-house living conditions, looking out over farmland. For a community limit of million people, the main cylinders could be kept free of agriculture. Figure 4. Effectiveness of space colonization in solving a hypothetical “worst case” population-growth.

    Bangladesh, country of South Asia, located in the delta of the Padma (Ganges) and Jamuna (Brahmaputra) rivers in the northeastern part of the Indian subcontinent. It is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, and its people are predominantly Muslim. Its capital is Dhaka. Just as mastery of tropical nature, and especially its potential for agricultural productivity, became key concepts in the formation of British imperial identity, Colonizing Nature suggests that intellectual and visual mastery of the tropics—through the creation of art and literature—accompanied material appropriations of land, labor, and.

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