A frayed history the journey of cotton in india meena menon and uzramma oxford university press inr750. A frayed history the journey of cotton in india meena menon and uzramma traces the history of cotton growing and weaving in india correlates the distress faced by both farmers and weavers in the production of cotton discusses the need to preserve the fabrics past and make its narrative relevant for the present. This book is a comprehensive work on the economic history of indias cotton sector particularly its growing and handloom weaving aspects while tracing its journey through the ages it . This book documents the history of cotton its patterns of cultivation the expanding use of hybrid varieties and their consequences on the increasing distress of cotton growing farmers and weavers in india it takes a look at the changing trends in how cotton has been perceived and used a . The history of cotton can be traced to domestication cotton played an important role in the history of india the british empire and the united states and continues to be an important crop and commodity the history of the domestication of cotton is very complex and is not known exactly
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