Table of contents for Peasant economics : farm households and agrarian developoment / Frank Ellis.

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Part I. Peasants, Economics, Political Economy: 1. Peasants
2. The neoclassical theory of farm production
3. Elements of peasant political economy
Part II. The Theory of the Optimising Peasant: 4. The profit-maximising peasant
5. The risk-averse peasant
6. The drudgery-averse peasant
7. The farm household peasant
8. The sharecropping peasant
Part III. Inside the Peasant Household: 9. Women in the peasant household
Part IV. Further Topics and Overview: 10. Farm size and factor productivity
11. Technical change
12. Environment
13. Peasant economics in perspective

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Peasantry Developing countries Economic conditions, Peasantry Developing countries Social conditions, Quality of life Developing countries, Developing countries Rural conditions