Interrogating the ‘rural’ in South Asia: ruptures and continuities Anthropology Sociology

Interrogating the ‘rural’ in South Asia: ruptures and continuities

Interrogating the ‘rural’ in South Asia: ruptures and continuities Event on 2017-06-12 00:00:00 Date: 12 June 2017Time: 9:00 AMFinishes: 13 June 2017Time: 6:00 PMVenue: Room: TBCType of Event: WorkshopAbstractA wealth of literature documents the apparently profound transformations that rural contexts have undergone in the last three decades, suggesting that the validity of ‘the rural’ as an analytical category has diminished. On the other hand, the distinctive social, economic and political character of rural life has often been understood as backward and/or unchanging...
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