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Title Latin American peasants / edited by Tom Brass.
Published London ; Portland, OR ; London : Frank Cass, 2003.
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 Floor3  HD1531.L3 L37 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description 421 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Series Library of peasant studies ; no. 21
Library of peasant studies ; no. 21.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Latin American peasants-new paradigms for old? / Tom Brass -- The peasantry and the State in Latin America : A troubled past, an uncertain future / James Petras, Henry Veltmeyer -- From rubber estate to simple commodity production : agrarian struggles in the northern Bolivian Amazon / William Assies -- The impact of neoliberal economics on Peruvian peasant agriculture in the 1990s / John Crabtree -- Whither o campesinato? : historical peasantries of Brazilian Amazonia / Stephen Nugent -- From dependency to reform and back again : the Chilean peasantry during the Twentieth Century / Warwick E. Murray -- Globalization and the reinvention of Andean tradition : the politics of community and ethnicity in Highland Bolivia / John McNeish -- Devil pact narratives in rural Central America : class, gender and 'resistance' / Kees Jansen, Esther Roquas -- Representing Peasantry? : struggles for/about land in Brazil / Jose de Souza Martins -- On which side of what barricade? : subaltern resistance in Latin America and elsewhere / Tom Brass.
Subject Peasants -- Latin America.
Agricultural laborers -- Latin America.
Latin America -- Rural conditions.
Land reform -- Latin America.
Peasants -- Latin America -- Political activity.
Agricultural laborers -- Latin America -- Political activity.
Related Names Veltmeyer, Henry.
Brass, Tom, 1946-
ISBN 0714683191 (pbk.)
0714653845 (hardback)
OCLC number 50645562