Land reform

annotated bibliography : author and subject index = Reforme agraire : bibliographie annotée : index par auteurs et par sujets = Reforma agraria : bibliografia anotada : indice por autores y temas.
  • 257 Pages
  • 4.79 MB
  • English
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Documentation Centre , [Rome]
Land reform -- Bibliography., Land reform -- Ind
Other titlesReforme agraire., Reforma agraria.
LC ClassificationsZ7164.L3 F64 1971, HD156 F64 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. in various pagings ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4929576M
LC Control Number76356227

Land-Grant Colleges and Popular Revolt: The Origins of the Morrill Act and the Reform of Higher Education. Fanshen: A Documentary of Revolution in a Chinese Village is a book by William H. Hinton that describes the land-reform campaign during the Chinese Civil War conducted from to by the Chinese Communist Party in "Long Bow Village" (the name used in the book for the village of Zhangzhuangcun in Shanxi province).Hinton lived in the village in spring and summer of and.

Land reform occurred during the "Ten Years of Spring" (–) under the governments of Juan José Arévalo and Jacobo Arbenz, after a popular revolution forced out dictator Jorge largest part of the reform was the law officially called Decreewhich redistributed all uncultivated land from landholdings that were larger than acres ( ha).

Land reform is as topical as ever in Scotland. Following the latest legislative development, the Land Reform (Scotland) Actthere is a need for a comprehensive and comprehensible analysis of the history, developing framework and impact of Scottish land reform.

Scholarly yet jargon-free, this landmark volume brings together leading. The papers have been presented and peer-reviewed by some of the leading experts and practitioners of Land Reform in Europe.

All papers have been extensively edited and revised, and are presented as chapters within the three sections of the book: Land Reform, Sustainable Development and. Autocracy and Redistribution: The Politics of Land Reform (Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics) [Michael Albertus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

When and why do countries redistribute land to the landless. What political purposes does land reform serveCited by: Land reform is a deeply political process and therefore many arguments for and against it have emerged. These arguments vary tremendously over time and place.

For example, in the twentieth century, many land reforms emerged from a particular political ideology, such as communism or socialism. the book, Zimbabwe’s Land Reform: Myths and Realities.

This booklet o"ers an overview of the!ndings. The question posed in the research was simple: what happened to people’s livelihoods once they got land through the ‘fast-track’ programme from.

Yet the answers are extremely complex. The research involved in-depth. Land reform book Land reform, a purposive change in the way in which agricultural land is held or owned, the methods of cultivation that are employed, or the relation of agriculture to the rest of the economy.

Reforms such as these may be proclaimed by a government, by interested groups, or by revolution. The. ADVERTISEMENTS: Let us make an in-depth study of the subject-matter, meaning, objectives and different measures of land reforms.

Land Reforms: Land reform constitutes the most important package of measures to improve the economic con­dition of agricultural tenants.

It aims at the redis­tribution of land-ownership in favour of the culti­vating class (so as to make them. Jun 04,  · The book examines the possibility of resolving past and continuing social injustices that are rooted in colonial or some such other similar experience of states from a variety of perspectives.

First the issue is examined from an international law perspective, which evaluates the validity of counter claims to title to land in affected SADC by: Law reform is at the heart of this revolution.

The Politics of Land Reform in Africa casts a critical spotlight on this profound change in African land economy. The book illuminates the key role of legislators, legal consultants and academics in tenure reform. Read this book on Questia.

Land reform achievements on Taiwan have attracted widespread attention. Countries of Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America have sent representatives to make on-the-spot inspections or have requested cooperation and the dispatch of Chinese personnel to help them solve their land problems.

This book discusses as well the politics of land reform and its linkages to local, state, and national administrations. The final chapter deals with the status of agricultural policy in Mexico during the s. This book is a valuable resource for scholar and students with interest in Mexican politics.

The most significant measures in this reform programme are those concerned with agriculture and the system of land holding. The Land Reform Law of 9 January contains a total of nine chapters dealing with a multitude of aspects of the reform, from transfer of Cited by: 2.

The Land Reform Deception Political Opportunism in Zimbabwe's Land Seizure Era Charles Laurie. Makes the compelling argument that the idea of 'land reform' associated with the land seizure era is a deception.

Draws from a substantial set of original data, including interviews with farmers and government officials, as well as surveys.

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My aim in this book is to explore the politics of land reform in Africa and, in particular, to understand the recent revival of interest in the role of law to bring about development. I seek to identify the elements of a network of African land law reform and to explore the ways in which the network is created and $ Land Reform: A new book by Prof JM Pienaar.

A new book, Land Reform by Juanita Pienaar, the latest volume in Juta’s South African Property Law Library (series editor Prof AJ van der Walt), was announced on Monday, 19 May at a public seminar hosted by the South African Research Chair in. Dec 15,  · This ambitious work is the definitive account of Russia’s land reform initiatives from the late s to today.

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In Russia, a country controlling more land than any other nation, land ownership is central to structures of power, class division, and agricultural production. Major amongst Zimbabwe’s land reform strategies was the radical Fast Track Land Reform Programme ofwhich allowed the unlawful seizure and redistributing of the country’s white.

Social Movements, Law and the Politics of Land Reform investigates how rural social movements are struggling for land reform against the background of ambitious but unfulfilled constitutional promises evident in much of the developing world.

This book is a contribution to comparative thinking on reform of the law relating to land. It examines the implications for land law reform in the broadening of development goals beyond growth to include environmental protection, poverty eradication, and achievement of gender equity, and it reviews a broad range of experience in land law reform.

The Fast Track Land Reform Programme implemented during the s in Zimbabwe represents the only instance of radical redistributive land reforms since the end of the Cold War. It reversed the racially-skewed agrarian structure and discriminatory land tenures inherited from colonial by: Jan 01,  · Ten years after the land invasions ofthis book provides the first full account of the consequences of these dramatic events.

This land reform overturned a century-old pattern of land use, one dominated by a small group of large-scale commercial farmers, many of whom were white/5(3). land reform n. Measures, such as the division of large properties into smaller ones, that are taken to bring about a more equitable apportionment of agricultural land.

land′-re·form′ adj. land reform n (Agriculture) the redistributing of large agricultural holdings among the landless land′ reform` n. any governmental program involving the. The Fast Track Land Reform Programme implemented during the s in Zimbabwe represents the only instance of radical redistributive land reforms since the end of the Cold War.

It reversed the racially-skewed agrarian structure and discriminatory land tenures inherited from colonial rule. Land reform is the approach favoured by the DA. They’ve been vehement in their opposition against land expropriation without compensation, and feel they can redress the wounds of the past solely Author: Tom Head.

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Land reform research phase one, Volume 12 Land and Agriculture Policy Centre (South Africa) Snippet view - Land reform - Land reform - History of land reform: The ideas and principles discussed so far may be illustrated by a selective survey of the history of land reform.

The recorded history of reform begins with the Greeks and Romans of the 6th and 2nd centuries bce, respectively.

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Land in ancient Athens was held in perpetuity by the tribe or clan, with individual holdings periodically reallocated. ADVERTISEMENTS: Let us make an in-depth study of Land Reforms in India: 1. Meaning of Land Reforms 2.

Objectives of Land Reforms 3. Measures 4. Overall Appraisal 5. Impact. Meaning of Land Reforms: Land reform is a broad term. It refers to an institutional measure directed towards altering the existing pattern of ownership, tenancy and [ ].Debating Zimbabwe’s Land Reform by Ian Scoones is a page low-cost book and is available through 60 chapters are a compilation of some of the blogs that have been published on Zimbabweland in the last few years.

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