Agricultural Reason in the Shadow of Subsistence Capitalism

A Rural Ontology from Western India

By Arjun Appadurai


This collection of essays on early 1980s India is one of the few anthropological treatments of agricultural reasoning. It offers a close look at an agrarian society at the pivotal moment of its encounter with capitalist transformation and studies ideas of measurement, sociality, and independence.



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6″ x 9″, 140 pp.

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