Middlesex, London: Penguin Books, 1979. David Pelham (cover design). Reprint. Paperback. Used - Very Good. Toned. Clean, unmarked, tight copy. Upper left corner of back cover is flayed. Publisher's sticker on back cover. Index. 11.1 x 18 cm. 448 pp. Item #10274
The book examines five main aspects of peasant life: social structure;local and global economy;class and political action; culture; attitudes and policies towards peasants. The study of peasant societies, especially in the context of changes brought about by modernization, is a developing area of contemporary social science.