Rural History 30, 2 (2019)

RHN 111/2019 | Publication

Rural History. Economy, Society, Culture
Volume 30 – Issue 02 – October 2019


Table of Contents:

The oil palm wine economy of rural farmers in Nigeria: evidence from Enugu Ezike, south-eastern Nigeria
Apex A. Apeh, Christian C. Opata

The wealth of the Swedish peasant farmer class (1750–1900): composition and distribution
Erik Bengtsson, Patrick Svensson

The first peasant and his fellow travellers: state control over Greek agricultural institutions under Metaxas
Dimitris Panagiotopoulos, Juan Carmona-Zabala

Punishing paupers? Control, discipline and mental health in the Southwell workhouse (1836–71)
Paul Carter, Jeff James, Steve King

Saving the nation from starvation: the heroic age of food control, June 1917 to July 1918
John Martin

Farmers’ autonomous management or state regulation? The consolidation of local irrigation associations in Spain (nineteenth to twentieth centuries)
Salvador Calatayud Giner, Francesco D’Amaro

Checking the sea: geographies of authority on the East Norfolk Coast (1790–1932)
David Matless


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