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Burning of the Brides

For Satyarani Chaddha life will never be the same after March 17 this year when she saw her 24-year-old pregnant daughter burnt like a pile of garbage in the home of her mother-in-law.…

  • Fri Nov 2 02:19:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

Life without Land

*JENNEKE ARENS* and *JOS VAN BEURDEN* talk to a labourer in Bangladesh who has to survive by working on other people‚Äôs land.…

  • Fri Nov 2 01:38:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

The Forgotten Workers

*JOE HANLON* interviews *ACHOLA PALA OKEYO* who believes that there is little chance of useful agrarian reform while planners ignore half the rural population: the women.…

  • Fri Nov 2 01:31:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

The Seeds of Disaster

Global seed distribution has now passed into the hands of the huge agrichemical companies…

  • Fri Nov 2 00:50:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

The Ties that Bind

A cartoon by *RICHARD WILLSON*…

  • Fri Nov 2 00:26:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

The Modernisation Game

Modernising agriculture usually means drawing peasant farmers further into the cash economy…

  • Fri Nov 2 00:05:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

Land use in the Third World

A guide to land holdings and land reform in developing countries - the facts and figures.…

  • Thu Nov 1 23:35:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

Growing Inequality

*PETER STALKER* looks at the divide between rich and poor in the Third World countryside and at the chances for successful land reform.…

  • Thu Nov 1 23:12:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

Also worth reading on Land

Five books on Land…

  • Thu Nov 1 23:10:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

Rural Women at Work

Dixon proposes that non-agricultural work for women is a hopeful, productive answer to the self-perpetuating syndrome of rural poverty and continuous child-bearing.…

  • Thu Nov 1 23:07:00 1979
  • Rank: 100

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