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Coffee and Democracy in Modern Costa Rica


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Anthony Winson
    Pages 1-9
  3. Anthony Winson
    Pages 37-49
  4. Anthony Winson
    Pages 50-76
  5. Anthony Winson
    Pages 146-154
  6. Anthony Winson
    Pages 155-181
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 182-195

About this book


Designed for students of sociology and Latin American studies, this text provides an analysis of the political events that led to the demise of Costa Rica's coffee oligarchy, its influence in national politics, and the resulting establishment of a successful liberal democracy.


American Studies democracy Design Latin American Studies Nation politics sociology

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Sociology and AnthropologyUniversity of GuelphCanada

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