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Measuring land reform

supplement to the Statistical abstract of Latin America

by James Wallace Wilkie

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Published by UCLA Latin American Center, University of California in Los Angeles .
Written in

  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Land reform -- Latin America

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby James W. Wilkie ; with a special map and graph series on land reform by Richard W. Wilkie and John Marti.
      SeriesThe UCLA statistical abstract of Latin America, supplement series ;, 5, Supplement to the Statistical abstract of Latin America ;, 5.
      ContributionsWilkie, Richard W., 1938-, Marti, John.
      LC ClassificationsHD320.5.Z63 W54
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5169156M
      ISBN 10087903226X
      LC Control Number74620145

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      Since the collapse of the USSR there has been a growing interest in the Stolypin Land Reform as a possible model for post-Communist agrarian development. Using recent theoretical and empirical advances in Anglo-American research, Dr Pallot examines how peasants throughout Russia received, interpreted, and acted upon the government's attempts to persuade them to quit the commune and . The Program for Communal Land Development (PCLD) is operating under the Directorate of Land Reform & Resettlement in the Ministry of Land Reform. The MLR receives financial and technical support through the Namibian-German Co-operation and the European Commission to implement its land reform program focusing on communal areas.

      The problem of land reform in Ethiopia has hampered that country's economic development throughout the late 19th and 20th centuries. Attempts to modernize land ownership by giving title either to the peasants who till the soil, or to large-scale farming programs, have been tried under imperial rulers like Emperor Haile Selassie, and under Marxist regimes like the Derg, with mixed results. I use research data from an MCC-sponsored land reform in Lesotho to argue that the agency's short assessment timeframe obscured the reality of the reform. When the MCC's five-year project in Lesotho, which explicitly targeted women's land access, ended in , the land reform appeared to .

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