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Land Reform in Russia, 1906–1917Peasant Responses to Stolypin's Project of Rural Transformation$
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Judith Pallot

Print publication date: 1999

Print ISBN-13: 9780198206569

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206569.001.0001

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(p.248) Conclusion
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Land Reform in Russia, 1906–1917
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Judith Pallot

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206569.003.0009

This book concludes that, notwithstanding the larger than expected numbers of peasant households coming forward to adopt the Stolypin Land Reform, the likelihood that an agricultural advance in Russia would be based on the farms formed under the reform's provisions was limited. There were alternatives that might have done as much, or more, to increase peasant farm productivity, as has been observed by a number of historians. After 1910, the principal government effort in agriculture passed to agrotechnological measures which reached numbers of peasant households far in excess of those who could be reached through programmes targeted solely on enclosed farms. As for the peasants, their preferred solution to their problems remained, as it always had been, the black repartition, as was so obviously demonstrated in 1917. This book also shows that, in understanding the peasants' responses to the Stolypin Land Reform, both history and geography matter.

Keywords:   Russia, peasants, Stolypin Land Reform, households, communes, agriculture, enclosed farms, repartition, history, geography

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