The Emergence of Peasant Politics in Haryana, 1920-46
The book throws light on the history, society, economy and politics of Haryana – the southeast region of colonial Punjab. It analyses the socio-economic condition of peasants and their participation in the nationalist movement. It also studies the elections held in the region between 1920 to 1946 and the politicization process of peasants. Lastly, it examines the various legislative measures taken by the Punjab Provincial Government to empower the peasantry.
Historians, political scientists, sociologists and those who are interested in the subject will find this useful.
Ajayvir Singhis Assistant Director at Haryana Academy of History and Culture, Gurgaon.