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Palanpur:: Population, Society, Economy *

Jean Drèze and Naresh Sharma

in Economic Development in Palanpur over Five Decades

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288329
eISBN:
9780191596599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288328.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes the data and fieldwork underpinning the analysis. The village society, demographic composition, and social structures are described. Key village institutions are introduced. ... More


Economic Development in Palanpur over Five Decades

Peter Lanjouw and Nicholas Stern

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288329
eISBN:
9780191596599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288328.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book provides an account of economic development in Palanpur, a village in rural north India, based on five detailed surveys of the village over the period 1957 to 1993. These five decades have ... More


Prosperity and Poverty: The Rural Economy of Terling

Keith Wrightson and David Lavine

in Poverty and Piety in an English Village: Terling, 1525–1700

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203216
eISBN:
9780191675799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203216.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This chapter discusses the economy of the village of Terling in Essex. In the course of the later 16th and 17th centuries, the development of the village economy, like that of the county of Essex ... More


Record-Offices in Villages in Roman Egypt

Micaela Langellotti

in Village Institutions in Egypt in the Roman to Early Arab Periods

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197266779
eISBN:
9780191916069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266779.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Record-offices called grapheia are documented in villages in Egypt as early as the second century BC until well into the third century AD. This chapter investigates the role and nature of the ... More


Foundations for Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

J. Edward Taylor and Mateusz J. Filipski

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter lays out the methodological foundations for local economy-wide impact evaluation (LEWIE). Understanding how the local economy works is the starting point for all of the methods in this ... More


The Market Economy and Socioeconomic Differentiation

Hy V. Luong

in Tradition, Revolution, and Market Economy in a North Vietnamese Village, 1925-2006

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833701
eISBN:
9780824870447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833701.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the integration of Son-Duong village into Vietnam's market economy. The market economy had penetrated deeply into the daily lives of those remaining in Son-Duong through the ... More


The Evolving Moral World of Langzhong

Anna Lora-Wainwright

in Fighting for Breath: Living Morally and Dying of Cancer in a Chinese Village

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836825
eISBN:
9780824871093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836825.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter describes the ethnographic setting and provides a historical contextualization of village life in Baoma in order to elucidate what is at stake for villagers in the contemporary period as ... More


A Return Visit to Alapuram: Religion and Caste in the 2000s

David Mosse

in The Saint in the Banyan Tree: Christianity and Caste Society in India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520253162
eISBN:
9780520953970
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520253162.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

How have new caste and religious politics and fundamentalism impinged upon everyday life in a Tamil village community studied over twenty-five to thirty years? The chapter describes how Christian ... More


Rural Gounders on the Move in Western Tamil Nadu: 1981–2 to 2008–9*

Judith Heyer

in The Changing Village in India: Insights from Longitudinal Research

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199461868
eISBN:
9780199086856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461868.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter looks at the changing economic strategies of Gounder households in villages in the hinterland of Coimbatore and Tiruppur in the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s as these villages became more ... More


Conclusions

Micaela Langellotti

in Village Life in Roman Egypt: Tebtunis in the First Century AD

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198835318
eISBN:
9780191885822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198835318.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Non-Classical

The Conclusions provide a summary of the main findings of the study on village life in early Roman Tebtunis as they have emerged in the previous chapters and discuss the significance of its formal ... More


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