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Author Saka, Mark Saad, 1962-

Title For God and revolution : priest, peasant, and agrarian socialism in the Mexican Huasteca / Mark Saad Saka
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
Contents The cultural geography of the Huasteca Potosina -- From pueblo to nation : the Huasteca Potosina, 1810-1848 -- Peasant nationalism and agrarian war, 1848-1856 -- War, foreign invasion, and revolution, 1856-1876 -- The liberal assault, 1856-1884 -- The capitalization of the countryside, 1856-1884 -- Toward a Mexican theology of liberation : Padre Mauricio Zavala -- Death to all those who wear pants! : the Huastecan Peasant War, 1879-1884
Summary This book discusses the peasants' agrarian revolution in the Huasteca Potosina between 1879 and 1884, and the national and cultural implications it had for Mexico. -- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Winner of the 2014 Harvey L. Johnson Publication Award from the Southwest Council of Latin American Studies
Subject Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Mexico -- Huasteca Region
Peasant uprisings -- Mexico -- Huasteca Region
Land tenure -- Mexico -- Huasteca Region
Sociology, Rural -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Socialism -- Mexico -- Huasteca Region
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Agribusiness.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Sustainable Agriculture.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects
Land tenure
Peasant uprisings
Sociology, Rural -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
SUBJECT Huasteca Region (Mexico) -- History
Subject Mexico -- Huasteca Region
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013000926
ISBN 9780826353399