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Troubled harvest [electronic resource] : agronomy and revolution in Mexico, 1880-2002 / Joseph Cotter.

By: Cotter, Joseph, 1956-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Contributions in Latin American studies: no. 22.Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 393 p.).ISBN: 0313052549 (electronic bk.); 9780313052545 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Agriculture -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century | Green Revolution -- Mexico | Agriculture -- Technology transfer -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century | Mexico -- Social conditions -- 20th century | Agriculture -- Mexique -- Histoire -- 20e si�ecle | R�evolution verte -- Mexique | Agriculture -- Transfert de technologie -- Mexique -- Histoire -- 20e si�ecle | Mexique -- Conditions sociales -- 20e si�ecle | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- Crop Science | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Troubled harvest.DDC classification: 630.9720904 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Liberalism and the origins of Mexican agronomy -- Revolution, agronomy, and the roots of the cultural campaign, 1910-1930 -- Revolutionary agronomy and the cultural campaign, 1930-1937 -- Agronomy under attack: the demise of the cultural campaign and the roots of a new agronomy, 1938-1943 -- Agr�onomos t�ecnicos: the Rockefeller Foundation, the United States, and the transformation of Mexican agronomy, 1944-1950 -- The Mexican revolution and the Green revolution, 1950-1970 -- The aftermath of the first Green revolution, and the birth of as second? 1970-2002 -- Conclusions: agronomy and Mexico's revolutions.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-369).

Liberalism and the origins of Mexican agronomy -- Revolution, agronomy, and the roots of the cultural campaign, 1910-1930 -- Revolutionary agronomy and the cultural campaign, 1930-1937 -- Agronomy under attack: the demise of the cultural campaign and the roots of a new agronomy, 1938-1943 -- Agr�onomos t�ecnicos: the Rockefeller Foundation, the United States, and the transformation of Mexican agronomy, 1944-1950 -- The Mexican revolution and the Green revolution, 1950-1970 -- The aftermath of the first Green revolution, and the birth of as second? 1970-2002 -- Conclusions: agronomy and Mexico's revolutions.

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