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Satendra Kumar

In: Development Failure and Identity Politics in Uttar Pradesh

Chapter 2: Rural Transformation and Occupational Diversification in Western Uttar Pradesh: Economic and Demographic Changes in a Village*

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Rural Transformation and Occupational Diversification in Western Uttar Pradesh: Economic and Demographic Changes in a Village*
Rural transformation and occupational diversification in Western Uttar Pradesh: Economic and demographic changes in a village
SatendraKumar

Economic and demographic changes have swept across Western UP since the early 1980s. This chapter focuses on how individuals and caste groups in UP are both helping create as well as responding to these changes at the local level. It provides a grounded yet diverse picture of socio-economic transformations and their background, using data pertaining to how different caste groups within a single village in Western UP have used their economic, social and political capital. While all caste groups are diversifying economically in the neoliberal political economy, they are doing so with very unequal ...

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