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State, Capital, and Rural Society

Anthropological Perspectives on Political Economy in Mexico and the Andes (Westview Special Studies on Latin America and the Caribbean)

by Benjamin S. Orlove

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English

  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Mexico,
  • Economic Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Rural conditions,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Andes Region,
  • Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas F. Love (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8024553M
    ISBN 100813376254
    ISBN 109780813376257

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