A Colonial Economy in Crisis: Burma's Rice Cultivators and by Ian Brown

By Ian Brown

The ebook demanding situations the orthodox argument that rural populations which deserted self-sufficiency to develop into unmarried commodity manufacturers, and have been supposedly very prone to the commodity rate cave in of the Nineteen Thirties melancholy, didn't undergo up to has been meant. It exhibits how the results of the melancholy have been advanced, various among areas, among other forms of monetary actors, and over the years, and indicates how the 'victims' of the melancholy weren't passive, operating imaginatively to mitigate their circumstances.

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