States and Social Evolution: Coffee and the Rise of National Governments in Central America / Edition 1

States and Social Evolution: Coffee and the Rise of National Governments in Central America / Edition 1

by Robert G. Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807844632

ISBN-13: 9780807844632

Pub. Date: 10/14/1994

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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States and Social Evolution: Coffee and the Rise of National Governments in Central America

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ISBN-13:
9780807844632
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
10/14/1994
Edition description:
1
Pages:
397
Sales rank:
1,252,701
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Note on the Illustrations
1Introduction1
2The Coffee Boom and the World Capitalist System15
3Land and the Coffee Boom41
4Labor and the Coffee Boom105
5Capital, Commerce, and the Coffee Elite147
6Coffee, Class, and the Creation of National States197
7States and Social Evolution: Lessons from the Nineteenth Century235
8Reflections on the Twentieth Century in the Light of the Nineteenth251
Statistical Appendix263
Notes295
Bibliography329
Index349

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