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Author Olsson, Tore C., author

Title Agrarian crossings : reformers and the remaking of the US and Mexican countryside / Tore C. Olsson
Published Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 277 pages) : illustrations
Series America in the world
America in the world.
Contents Parallel agrarian societies: the US South and Mexico, 1870s-1920s -- Sharecroppers and campesinos: Mexican revolutionary agrarianism in the rural New Deal -- Haciendas and plantations: Finding the agrarian New Deal in Cardenista Mexico -- Rockefeller rural development: From the US cotton belt to Mexico -- Green revolutions: US regionalism and the Mexican agricultural program -- Transplanting "El Tenesí": New Deal hydraulic development in postwar Mexico
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-264) and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (ProQuest Ebook Central, viewed August 29, 2017)
Subject Agriculture and state -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Agriculture and state -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Land reform -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Land reform -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Land use, Rural -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Land use, Rural -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1400888050 (electronic bk.)
9781400888054 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)
(hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)