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Defense of Community in Peru's Central Highlands: Peasant Struggle & Capitalist Transition, 1860-1940

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Florencia E. Mallon examines the development of capitalism in Peru's central highlands, depicting its impact on peasant village economy and society. She shows that the region's peasantry divided into an agrarian bourgeoisie and a rural proletariat during the period under discussion, although the surviving peasant ideology, village kinship networks, and the communality inspired by economic insecurity have sometimes obscured this division.

Originally published in 1983.

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ISBN:
9780691101408
Subtitle:
Peasant Struggle and Capitalist Transition, 1860-1940
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Author:
Mallon, Florencia E.
Location:
Princeton, N.J. :
Subject:
Economic Development
Subject:
Capitalism
Subject:
Peasantry
Subject:
Capitalism -- Peru -- Cordillera Central Region.
Subject:
Cordillera Central Region
Subject:
Latin American studies
Subject:
Economic Conditions
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 359-369.
Publication Date:
19831121
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
400

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