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The Contemporary Peasantry in Mexico A Class Analysis by Ann Elizabeth Lucas de Rouffignac

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Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English


  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Government And Agriculture,
  • Social Stratification,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Agricultural laborers,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Mexico,
  • Peasantry

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9333529M
ISBN 10027590086X
ISBN 109780275900861

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