The Resource Distant neighbors : a portrait of the Mexicans, Alan Riding

Distant neighbors : a portrait of the Mexicans, Alan Riding

Label
Distant neighbors : a portrait of the Mexicans
Title
Distant neighbors
Title remainder
a portrait of the Mexicans
Statement of responsibility
Alan Riding
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MDY
Dewey number
972.08/3
Index
index present
LC call number
F1236
LC item number
.R53 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Distant neighbors : a portrait of the Mexicans, Alan Riding
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1984
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-375) and index
Contents
The Mexicans -- The roots of the nation -- From revolution to institution -- The system : myths and rewards -- The (generally) loyal opposition -- Corruption : oil and glue -- Economic models, miracles and mistakes -- "The oil is ours!" -- Land si, liberty no -- Indians body and soul -- The social crisis : catching up with the population -- The family safety net -- Mexico City : magnet and monster -- The other Mexicos -- Culture for some and for many -- "... And so close to the United States" -- Foreign policy : facing Central America -- Shaping an uncertain future
Control code
21062261
Dimensions
  • 21 cm.
  • 21 cm.
Edition
Vintage Books ed.
Extent
  • xii, 385 p.
  • xii, 385 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Isbn
9780679724414
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-012). Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)21062261

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