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Persistent oligarchs

elites and politics in Chihuahua, Mexico, 1910-1940
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Duke University Press , Durham
Elite (Social sciences) -- Mexico -- Chihuahua (State) -- History -- 20th century, Chihuahua (Mexico : State) -- Politics and government, Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1910

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Chihuahua (Mexico : State), Mexico, Chihuahua (S

StatementMark Wasserman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN120.C46 W39 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 265 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1734442M
ISBN 100822313294, 0822313456
LC Control Number92039296

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Persistent Oligarchs explores these questions of change by studying the survival of the elite of the old regime, the rise of a new revolutionary elite, and the relations between the two in the post-revolutionary era in the northern state of Chihuahua from to The interaction of old and new elites shaped Mexican and Chihuahuan Author: Mark Wasserman.

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Persistent Oligarchs concludes with an account of the Revolution's ultimate outcome, largely accomplished by the national government gaining central control over politics, the popular classes obtaining land redistribution and higher wages, and regional elites, old and new, availing themselves of the great opportunities presented by Author: Mark Wasserman.

Persistent Oligarchs concludes with an account of the Revolution's ultimate outcome, largely accomplished by the national government gaining central control over politics, the popular classes obtaining land redistribution and higher wages, and regional elites, old and new, availing themselves of the great opportunities presented by Brand: Duke University Press.

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