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The Political Economy of Mountain Java

An Interpretive History

Robert W. Hefner (Author)

Available worldwide

Paperback, 352 pages
ISBN: 9780520082694
May 1993
$30.95, £22.95
A rich and sensitive portrait of a changing peasantry, this study is also a general inquiry into the nature of status, class, and community in the developing world. Robert Hefner presents an analysis designed to bridge the gap between village studies and social history. He describes the forces that have shaped upland politics and society from pre-colonial times to the Green Revolution today.

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