Poverty and Peasantry in Peru’s Southern Andes, 1963–90

  • R. F. Watters

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Background

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  3. Village Community

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  4. Peasant Solutions?

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  5. Peasant Destinies and Outcomes

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      Pages 273-273

About this book

Introduction

This study views the peasantry in the context of the historical experience of conquest and domination. Since the 1950s the community of Chilca has become more mobilized and confident, and increasingly affected by capitalism, urbanization, the Peruvian Revolution and agrarian reform.

Keywords

community ecology evolution innovation migration Nation poverty

Authors and affiliations

  • R. F. Watters
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  1. 1.Victoria University of WellingtonNew Zealand

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-12319-3
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1994
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-12321-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-12319-3
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