ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Kisan Unrest and the Congress in Uttar Pradesh, 1920-1922

The role of peasant organisations in Indian nationalism has been treated as an incidental aspect of some broader forces, such as the programme and ideology of the Congress. The main purpose of this study of kisan unrest in Uttar Pradesh during the period 1920-22 is to examine the major socio-economic conditions responsible for the kisan discontent. This will help us to understand more clearly the behavioural reality of the politics of nationalism.

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