The JAC Blog hosts posts on agrarian and rural issues, both contemporary and historical.
It covers book reviews, photo essays, research essays and field notes. We welcome blog submissions.
MICHAEL LEVIEN In the past few decades, the term “mafia” has gained widespread usage across South Asia, andRead More
ERIC MIELANTS This is an interesting book which focuses on an old but very important topic: the origins of capitalism.Read More
BENJAMIN SELWYN The rise of veganism represents a step change for campaigners who have long sought to highlight links between the food we eat and the fate of the world’s environment.Read More
XU SIYUAN Negotiating Rural Land Ownership in Southwest China: State, village, family, by Yi Wu. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press.Read More