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Department of Development Studies

Agrarian Change Seminars

The Agrarian Change Seminars are organised by the Journal of Agrarian Change and the Department of Development Studies, SOAS. They take place every two weeks during terms 1 & 2, with speakers examining agrarian issues across the developing world.

Entrance is free and open to the public.


How Grains Domesticated Us

James C. Scott (Sterling Professor of Political Science and Professor of Anthropology and Co-Director of the Agrarian Studies Program, Yale University)
Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 6.30 pm
Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS
All Welcome, to register

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Forthcoming Events

The transformation of rural Bihar: Evidence from longitudinal research

Gerry Rodgers (Institute for Human Development, New Delhi)

30 October 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Accumulation and control: capital, labour and the state in Ethiopia's coffee sector

Florian Schaefer (SOAS)

13 November 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Agrarian transition: end of an idea?

Henry Bernstein (SOAS)

27 November 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Late developer? Afghanistan’s agrarian economy and its possibilities for transformation

Adam Pain (Uppsala)

4 December 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM