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When sugar ruled [electronic resource] : economy and society in northwestern Argentina, Tucumán, 1876-1916 / Patricia Juarez-Dappe.

Author:
Juarez-Dappe, Patricia Isabel, 1965- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Athens: Ohio University Press, ©2010]
Description:
1 online resource (xiii, 233 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series:
  • Research in international studies. Latin America series ; no. 49. [More in this series]
  • Ohio University research in international studies. Latin America series ; no. 49
Summary note:
Two tropical commodities-coffee and sugar-dominated Latin American export economies in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. When Sugar Ruled: Economy and Society in Northwestern Argentina, Tucumán, 1876-1916 presents a distinctive case that does not quite fit into the pattern of many Latin American sugar economies. During the last quarter of the nineteenth century, the province of Tucumán emerged as Argentina's main sugar producer, its industry catering almost exclusively to the needs of the national market and financed mostly by domestic capital. The expansion of.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780896804630 (electronic bk.)
  • 0896804631 (electronic bk.)
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