The Partial Revolution: Labor, Social Movements and the by Michael Hoffmann

By Michael Hoffmann

Located within the far-western Tarai area of Nepal, Kailali has been the positioning of dynamic social and political switch in contemporary history. The Partial Revolution examines Kailali within the aftermath of Nepal's Maoist insurgency, significantly studying the ways that progressive political mobilization adjustments social relatives – usually abruptly clashing with the movement's ideological objectives. Focusing totally on the top of Kailali's feudal procedure of bonded exertions, Hoffmann explores the relationship among politics, hard work and Mao's legacy, documenting the effect of adjusting political contexts on exertions kin between former debt-bonded laborers.

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