» » Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870-1979

Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870-1979 ePub download

by Ann Laura Stoler

  • Author: Ann Laura Stoler
  • ISBN: 0472082191
  • ISBN13: 978-0472082193
  • ePub: 1535 kb | FB2: 1261 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Social Sciences
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press; Second edition (October 16, 1995)
  • Pages: 296
  • Rating: 4.8/5
  • Votes: 841
  • Format: lrf mbr txt mobi
Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870-1979 ePub download

Ann Laura Stoler is Professor of Anthropology and History and Women's Studies, University of Michigan, and the .

Ann Laura Stoler is Professor of Anthropology and History and Women's Studies, University of Michigan, and the author of Race and the Education of Desire: A Colonial Reading of Foucault's The History of Sexuality. She is the recipient of the 1992 Harry J. Benda Prize in Southeast Asian Studies from the Association of Asian Studies. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Ann Laura Stoler is the Willy Brandt Distinguished University Professor of Anthropology and Historical Studies at The .

Over the last century, North Sumatra has been the site of one of the most intensive and successful pursuits of foreign agricultural enterprise of any developing country.

Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read

Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1. The United Nations and East Timor.

First published in 1985, Ann Stoler's book is among the finest studies of plantation economies.

This volume will prove invaluable to students across a range of disciplines, including not only history and anthropology but political science and sociology. First published in 1985, Ann Stoler's book is among the finest studies of plantation economies. It details the overall economic framework that made tropical produce crucial to modern global industry, but never treats migrant workers as abstractions or mere units of labor.

Professor Stoler is the Founding Director of the Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI). PhD 1982, Columbia University.

Over the last century, North Sumatra has been the site of one of the most intensive and successful pursuits of foreign . Ann Laura Stoler is Professor of Anthropology and History and Women's Studies, University of Michigan, and the author of Race and the Education of Desire: A Colonial Reading of Foucault's The History of Sexuality.

Explores the relations of power and production that structured the course of plantation agriculture and the lives of those drawn into its field of force. Over the last century, North Sumatra has been the site of one of the most intensive and successful pursuits of foreign agricultural enterprise of any developing country.

University of Michigan Press, 1995 - 244 sayfa.

Over the last century, North Sumatra has been the site of one of the most intensive and successful pursuits of foreign agricultural enterprise of any developing country. Colonial expansion by Europeans resulted in overt--sometimes violent-- conflict between capital and labor, as workers resisted plantation interests. Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870-1979 is a fascinating ethnographic history that analyzes how popular resistance actively molded both the form of colonialism and the social, economic, and political experience of the Javanese laboring communities on Sumatra's plantation borders. "A well-crafted and expertly researched history . . . exhibits a brand of intellectual integrity that is rare in a work so critical and this makes it a major contribution to the literature of the impact of imperialism and capitalism on the traditional populations of the Third World." --Peasant Studies "From written historical records, as well as from very broad and intensive field work, Ann Laura Stoler has pieced together an eminently rich and meaningful episode of Indonesian history . . . . What makes for its quality is the remarkable balance, maintained throughout the study, between description, analysis and interpretation."--Pacific Affairs Ann Laura Stoler is Professor of Anthropology and History and Women's Studies, University of Michigan, and the author of Race and the Education of Desire: A Colonial Reading of Foucault's The History of Sexuality. She is the recipient of the 1992 Harry J. Benda Prize in Southeast Asian Studies from the Association of Asian Studies.
E-Books Related to Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870-1979: