ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Beyond 'Crises'

Though a large proportion of Punjab's population continues to live in rural areas, the so-called traditional structure of the village has seen many fundamental shifts during the period following the green revolution. The internal differentiation along caste and class lines that the farming sector has experienced during the green/post-green revolution periods has weakened the latter's position in regional and national politics. The weakening of farmers' movements and the marginalisation of the agrarian agenda need to be understood in the context of this fragmentation of the agrarian communities.

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