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Nationalism and the Peasant Movements

Nationalism and the Peasant Movements The impoverishment of the Indian peasantry was a direct result of the transformation of the agrarian structure due to: Colonial economic policies: Ruin of the handicrafts leading to overcrowding of land, The new land revenue system, Colonial administrative and judicial system. The peasants suffered from high rents, illegal levies, arbitrary […]

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The Constructive work and Bardoli Satyagraha

The Constructive work and Bardoli Satyagraha Constructive work of No-changer: The no-changers carried on laborious, quiet, undemonstrative, grass-roots constructive work: The promotion of khadi and spinning, national education Hindu-Muslim unity, the struggle against untouchability and the boycott of foreign cloth and liquor, and for flood relief. This work was symbolized by hundreds of ashrams that […]

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