Rural India learns new ways of earning its living

1 July 2004
John Farrington and Priya Deshingkar
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'Playing a word association game with 'rural India' typically generates images of 'tradition', 'poverty', 'caste hierarchy' and 'stagnation'. Such associations remain partly valid, but things are changing.'

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Senior Research Associate
John is a rural development specialist focusing on policy design for livelihood protection and [...]