1st Edition

Generations Of Settlers
Rural Households And Markets On The Costa Rican Frontier, 1850-1935

ISBN 9780367015695
Published May 7, 2019 by Routledge
305 Pages

USD $159.95

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Book Description

This book presents conceptual issues regarding household commodity production and agrarian capitalism and refers to specific issues in Costa Rican historiography. It discusses the regional case-study, addressing issues such as the role of peasant farming in the development of agro-export production.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Domestic Units and Social Environment 3. The First Migrants 4. A Society of Settlers 5. Sons and Daughters of Settlers 6. A New Generation of Migrants 7. Epilogue: Uniqueness and Convergent Paths

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