Scott Whiteford

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The Keepers of Water and Earth

Mexican Rural Social Organization and Irrigation

University of Texas Press

This study of the Tehuacán Valley in the state of Puebla highlights different strategies to manipulate the local implementation of federal government programs and raises important questions about the meaning of the phrase "locally controlled development."

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Workers from the North

Plantations, Bolivian Labor, and the City in Northwest Argentina

University of Texas Press

This book sets the Argentina-Bolivia experience of migration in historical perspective by examining the macro-level factors that influenced social change in both countries and brought streams of migration into Argentina.

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