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The Resource Peasants under siege : the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962, Gail Kligman, Katherine Verdery

Peasants under siege : the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962, Gail Kligman, Katherine Verdery

Label
Peasants under siege : the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962
Title
Peasants under siege
Title remainder
the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962
Statement of responsibility
Gail Kligman, Katherine Verdery
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1949, Romania's fledgling communist regime unleashed a radical and brutal campaign to collectivize agriculture in this largely agrarian country, following the Soviet model. Peasants under Siege provides the first comprehensive look at the far-reaching social engineering process that ensued. Gail Kligman and Katherine Verdery examine how collectivization assaulted the very foundations of rural life, transforming village communities that were organized around kinship and status hierarchies into segments of large bureaucratic organizations, forged by the language of "class warfare" yet saturat
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kligman, Gail
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Verdery, Katherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collectivization of agriculture
  • Agriculture and state
  • Romania
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Agriculture and state
  • Collectivization of agriculture
  • Politics and government
  • Romania
Label
Peasants under siege : the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962, Gail Kligman, Katherine Verdery
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-497) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Laying the groundwork -- The Soviet blueprint -- The village community and the politics of collectivization, 1945-62 -- Creating party cadres -- Pedagogies of power : technologies of rural transformation -- Pedagogies of knowledge production and contestation -- Pedagogies of persuasion -- Fomenting class war -- Outcomes -- The collectives are formed -- The restratification and bureaucratization of rural life -- Conclusion -- Appendix I. Project and participants -- Appendix II. Methodology -- Appendix III. List of interviewers and respondents
Control code
ocn744616945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 508 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff.
Isbn
9786613163868
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10dgh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)744616945
Label
Peasants under siege : the collectivization of Romanian agriculture, 1949-1962, Gail Kligman, Katherine Verdery
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-497) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Laying the groundwork -- The Soviet blueprint -- The village community and the politics of collectivization, 1945-62 -- Creating party cadres -- Pedagogies of power : technologies of rural transformation -- Pedagogies of knowledge production and contestation -- Pedagogies of persuasion -- Fomenting class war -- Outcomes -- The collectives are formed -- The restratification and bureaucratization of rural life -- Conclusion -- Appendix I. Project and participants -- Appendix II. Methodology -- Appendix III. List of interviewers and respondents
Control code
ocn744616945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 508 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff.
Isbn
9786613163868
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10dgh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)744616945

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