Cover: Agricultural Change and the Peasant Economy of South China, from Harvard University PressCover: Agricultural Change and the Peasant Economy of South China in E-DITION

Agricultural Change and the Peasant Economy of South China

Available from De Gruyter »

Product Details


$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674428782

Publication Date: 01/01/1972

282 pages

3 figures, 7 maps, 31 tables


Related Subjects

Harvard University Press has partnered with De Gruyter to make available for sale worldwide virtually all in-copyright HUP books that had become unavailable since their original publication. The 2,800 titles in the “e-ditions” program can be purchased individually as PDF eBooks or as hardcover reprint (“print-on-demand”) editions via the “Available from De Gruyter” link above. They are also available to institutions in ten separate subject-area packages that reflect the entire spectrum of the Press’s catalog. More about the E-ditions Program »

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Conditions of Rice Culture: Labor Requirements and Land Tenure
  • 3. Factors in Rice Cultivation
  • 4. Market Stimulus and Economic Change: The Case of Fukien
  • 5. Regional Diversity in the Development of Hunan
  • 6. Agricultural Change and the Peasant Economy
  • Appendix. Fukien’s Population in the Ming Period
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Glossary
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Cover: A Theory of Justice: Original Edition, by John Rawls, from Harvard University Press

John Rawls: Speaking in a Shared Political Language

On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of A Theory of Justice, Andrius Gališanka, author of John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justice, reflects on some of Rawls’s ideas on moral and political reasoning