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FF-10234-74

Russell J. Dionne
North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC 27695-7003)

Technical Innovation in an Indian District: Frank L. Brayne's Gurgaon Experiment, 1920-1927

To examine the efforts of Frank L. Brayne to introduce modern agricultural technology as well as inculcate an attitude toward life and work that would be receptive to technical change among the villagers in the Gurganon District of India. To determine the reason for the project's failure and assess it's impact on the District and on subsequent development efforts.

Project fields:
South Asian History

Program:
Special Fellowships Programs

Division:
Fellowships and Seminars

Total amounts:
$7,500 (approved)
$7,500 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1974 – 8/31/1975