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The political ecology of the modern peasant

calculation and community

by Leslie Anderson

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nicaragua,
  • Costa Rica
    • Subjects:
    • Peasantry -- Nicaragua -- Political activity,
    • Peasantry -- Costa Rica -- Political activity

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-204) and index.

      StatementLeslie Anderson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1531.N5 A53 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1397847M
      ISBN 100801847087
      LC Control Number93005388

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