By Arupjyoti Saikia
Addressing an incredible hole within the historiography of contemporary Assam, this publication strains the quite unexplored yet profound differences within the agrarian panorama of past due- and post-colonial Assam that have been instrumental within the making of recent Assamese peasantry and rural politics. It discusses the altering kin among a number of sections of peasantry, kingdom, landed gentry, and politics of alternative ideological colors — nationalist, communist and socialist — and indicates how a essentially agrarian query relating peasantry got here to occupy the centre degree within the nationalist politics of the nation. it is going to particularly curiosity students of background, agrarian and peasant reviews, sociology, and modern politics, as additionally these curious about Northeast India.
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