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The Rational Peasant

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Popkin develops a model of rational peasant behavior and shows how village procedures result from the self-interested interactions of peasants. This political economy view of peasant behavior stands in contrast to the model of a distinctive peasant moral economy in which the village community is primarily responsible for ensuring the welfare of its members.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520039544
Author:
Popkin, Samuel L.
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Asia - General
Subject:
Economic Conditions
Subject:
Vietnam
Subject:
Peasantry
Subject:
Peasantry -- Vietnam -- History.
Subject:
Peasants
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
v. 5
Publication Date:
19790631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
332
Dimensions:
8.72x5.30x.84 in. .96 lbs.

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