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Social and economic changes in rural Mexico as a result of industrialization

Virginia Webb Langdon

Social and economic changes in rural Mexico as a result of industrialization

a novel based on personal experience

by Virginia Webb Langdon

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Virginia Webb Langdon.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 82/397 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 284 leaves.
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3077194M
LC Control Number82176828

The recent economic troubles of Mexico should have surprised no one, for the Mexican economy is an unhealthy one whose basic problems extend back to the nineteenth century - that is the major theme of this study of the formative years of industrialization in Mexico. The author focuses on the forces - economic, political, and technological - that have thwarted Mexican efforts. "Haber's book will long endure as the standard work on the subject." (Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos)"An important new look at the history of Mexican industry. His careful discussion of the nature of the industrial system emerging in the latter part of the nineteenth century and his insights into the revolutionary and postrevolutionary periods provide an excellent basis for a better Cited by:

Mexico is the second largest economy in Latin America. The World Bank Group engagement with the country is structured around a model that provides development solutions adapted to the country, with an integral package of financial, knowledge and convening services. With a population of almost million, a rich cultural history and diversity. Urbanization has been occurring for many years. It is the process in which people move from rural to an urban area, allowing cities and towns to grow. It is the process by which an area changes from rural to urban, when one organized around rural activities/lifestyles changes to one organized around urban activities/lifestyles.

An essay or paper on Political, Economic & Social Change in Mexico. Economic, political, and social change in Mexico were surveyed and analyzed. Largely, the period covered in this survey and analysis covered the past two decades with some projection for the country.   Industrialization and urbanization began long before the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but it accelerated greatly during this period because of technological innovations, social changes, and a political system increasingly apt to favor economic growth beyond any other by: 2.


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While still a focused study of one region and industry in Mexico, Industry and Revolution transcends the limits of most regional and business histories to present a complete account of economic development and its social implications in an economically and politically strategic area of Mexico during a crucial period of its history.

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