In Default: Peasants, The Debt Crisis, And The Agricultural Challenge In Mexico, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

In Default

Peasants, The Debt Crisis, And The Agricultural Challenge In Mexico, 1st Edition

By Marilyn Gates

Routledge

274 pages

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Description

This book examines the effects of austerity on Mexican peasants who had been enmeshed in a national agricultural crisis since the late 1960s. It traces the evolution of Mexican agrarian policy and its cumulative impact on the peasantry.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Codifying Marginality: Agricultural Policy and the Peasantry 3. Tradition and Change in Campeche 4. The Milpa Meets the Machine 5. The Industry of Disasters 6. In Default: Campesinos and the Debt Crisis 7. A Way Out

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General