An agrarian republic commercial agriculture and the politics of peasant communities in El Salvador, 1823-1914 / Aldo Antonio Lauria-Santiago

Author(s): Lauria-Santiago, Aldo
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Subjects: Peasants--El Salvador--History
Land tenure--El Salvador--History
Peasants--El Salvador--Political activity--History
Agriculture--Economic aspects--El Salvador--History
Coffee industry--El Salvador--History
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1999
Series: Pitt Latin American series
University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: viii, 326 p. : ill
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 99006343 (OCoLC)41184959
Additional Authors: University of Pittsburgh. University Libraries. Digital Research Library
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-317) and index
Contents: Acknowledgments -- Introduction: peasants in the agrarian history of El Salvador -- Peasants, indigo, and land in the late Colonial Period -- The formation of peasant landholding communities, 1820s-1870s -- The peasantry and commercial agriculture, 1830s-1880s -- Peasant politics, revolt, and the formation of the state -- Coffee and its impact on labor, land, and class formation, 1850-1910 -- The privatization of land and the transition to a freeholding peasantry, 1881-1912 -- The abolition of ethnic communities and lands, 1881-1912 -- Conclusion: land, class formation and the state in Salvadoran history -- Appendix tables -- Abbreviations used in notes -- Note sources -- Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Digital Research Library, 2007. (University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions)
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OCLC Number: 181347300