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Latin America's middle class : unsettled debates and new histories / edited by David S. Parker and Louise E. Walker.

Publication:
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2013]
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viii, 227 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Middle class -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Latin America -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Latin America -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Latin America -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Economic history.
Middle class.
Political science.
Social history.
Latin America.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction: The Making and Endless Remaking of the Middle Class / David S. Parker
Part 1. The Debates, 1947-1968
Middle Groups in National Politics in Latin America / John J. Johnson
Aspects of Class Relations in Chile, 1850-1960 / Frederick B. Pike
Community Pillars : The Middle Class / Andrew H. Whiteford
The Budget / Mario Benedetti
Middle-Class Rebels / Francisco López Cámara
The Dilemma of the Latin American Middle Class / Charles Wagley
Part 2. New Histories
Moralizing the Masses / William E. French
White-Collar Lima, 1910-1929 : Commercial Employees and the Rise of the Peruvian Middle Class / David S. Parker
Domesticating Modernity : Markets, Home, and Morality in the Middle Class in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, 1930s and 1940s / Brian P. Owensby
"It Is Not Something You Can Be or Come to Be Overnight" : Empleados, Mujeres de Oficina, and Gendered Middle Class Identities in Bogotá, Colombia, 1930-55 / A. Ricardo López-Pedreros
Rethinking Aspects of Class Relations in Twentieth-Century Chile / J. Pablo Silva
We Were the Middle Class / Rodolfo Barros.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-220) and index.
Contributor:
Parker, D. S. (David Stuart), 1960-
Walker, Louise E., 1977-
ISBN:
0739168533
9780739168486 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0739168487 (cloth : alkaline paper)
9780739168530 (paper : alkaline paper)
9780739168493 (electronic)
OCLC:
808416523
Publisher Number:
99958814789