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Rural  Community in North India.  Main Stages of Evolution. 2nd ed., impoved and enlarged. Rural Community in North India. Main Stages of Evolution. 2nd ed., impoved and enlarged.

Leonid Alayev

Rural Community in North India. Main Stages of Evolution. 2nd ed., impoved and enlarged.

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Moskva, 2014, 304 pages

ISBN: 978-5-9710-0756-2

The author created more than 250 scientific works on medieval and New history of India and theoretical problems of Eastern history. He also devoted much attention to the issues of rural community in India. This book traces the evolution of one of the major institutions of traditional Indian society from the 1st mil. B.C. to 19th century. Changes in social and economic status of community people, problems of land ownership, land-utilization, self-administration, organization of rural economy, and connection of handicraft with agriculture in country-side are under consideration. The book will be useful for historians, social scientists, ethnologists, orientologists, and also for a wide readership interested in these problems.

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