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Author Barrett, Richard A.

Title Benabarre : the modernization of a Spanish village / by Richard A. Barrett
Published New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1974]
New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1974
© 1974

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Description xiv, 110 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Case studies in cultural anthropology
Case studies in cultural anthropology.
Contents 1. The setting and fieldwork -- 2. The background: prewar society -- The class division in the prewar community -- The gentleman complex -- Interclass relations -- The notables as "brokers" -- The second republic and civil war -- 3. Benabarre in the rural revolution -- Industrial development in Spain -- The rural exodus -- The crisis of the small proprietor -- Metropolitan culture and the urban impulse -- The new economy -- 4. The changing class structure -- Social levelling -- The rural bourgeoisie -- Social withdrawal of the notables -- The new middle class -- The traditional farmers -- The skilled trades -- 5. The village and the outside world -- City-village social ties -- Urban-rural reciprocity -- Extra-community networks: political implications -- Influential Hijos del Pueblo -- Institutions and networks -- The character of village government -- 6. Conclusions: Balance sheet on modernization -- Loss of community -- The economic and political dimension -- Final remarks
Analysis Benabarre (Spain) Economic conditions
Benabarre (Spain) Politics and government
Benabarre (Spain) Social conditions
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 107-110
Subject Villages -- Spain -- Huesca Region
Benabarre (Spain) -- Economic conditions
Benabarre (Spain) -- Politics and government
Benabarre (Spain) -- Social conditions
Benabarre, Spain -- Economic conditions
Benabarre, Spain -- Social conditions
Spain -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 73017424
ISBN 0030082013
Other Titles Modernization of a Spanish village