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The Resource Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America, by Robert G. Williams

Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America, by Robert G. Williams

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Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America
Title
Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America
Statement of responsibility
by Robert G. Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1948-
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Williams, Robert G.
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  • Cotton trade
  • Beef industry
  • Cattle trade
  • Central America
  • Central America
  • United States
Label
Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America, by Robert G. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Government road-building programs
  • Cotton and credit
  • Government promotion of cotton finance
  • The cotton boom and Its primary beneficiaries
  • The cotton growers
  • The cotton landlords
  • Cotton gins
  • The cotton-export houses
  • The suppliers of the cotton boom
  • Banks and the cotton boom
  • Cotton
  • Vegetable-oil factories and textile mills
  • Cotton and the cotton elite
  • Ecological consequences of cotton
  • Cotton and the common man
  • The cotton boom and the opening of fresh cropland
  • Cornfields to cotton
  • Cotton and peasant access to land
  • Cotton and the creation of a wage-labor force
  • The irreversibility of cotton
  • Cotton to cattle
  • The cotton boom and Its primary causes
  • Cotton to sugar
  • Cotton to basic grains
  • Cotton and the social fabric
  • Cattle
  • The beef-export boom and Its primary causes
  • Practices before the export boom
  • The demand for beef in the U.S. market
  • The vital supply link: the modern packing plant
  • Refrigerator transport
  • Roads and the beef trade
  • Demand for cotton by Central American manufacturing
  • State promotion of the beef business
  • Road finance
  • Direct promotional finance to the beef sector
  • The beef-export boom and technology on the ranch
  • The beneficiaries of beef
  • The source of the beef bonanza
  • The packing plants' share of the beef bonanza
  • World demand for cotton after World War II
  • The insecticide revolution
  • Chemical fertilizers
  • Tractors
  • Modern technology and cotton yields
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780807841549
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Export agriculture and the crisis in Central America, by Robert G. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Government road-building programs
  • Cotton and credit
  • Government promotion of cotton finance
  • The cotton boom and Its primary beneficiaries
  • The cotton growers
  • The cotton landlords
  • Cotton gins
  • The cotton-export houses
  • The suppliers of the cotton boom
  • Banks and the cotton boom
  • Cotton
  • Vegetable-oil factories and textile mills
  • Cotton and the cotton elite
  • Ecological consequences of cotton
  • Cotton and the common man
  • The cotton boom and the opening of fresh cropland
  • Cornfields to cotton
  • Cotton and peasant access to land
  • Cotton and the creation of a wage-labor force
  • The irreversibility of cotton
  • Cotton to cattle
  • The cotton boom and Its primary causes
  • Cotton to sugar
  • Cotton to basic grains
  • Cotton and the social fabric
  • Cattle
  • The beef-export boom and Its primary causes
  • Practices before the export boom
  • The demand for beef in the U.S. market
  • The vital supply link: the modern packing plant
  • Refrigerator transport
  • Roads and the beef trade
  • Demand for cotton by Central American manufacturing
  • State promotion of the beef business
  • Road finance
  • Direct promotional finance to the beef sector
  • The beef-export boom and technology on the ranch
  • The beneficiaries of beef
  • The source of the beef bonanza
  • The packing plants' share of the beef bonanza
  • World demand for cotton after World War II
  • The insecticide revolution
  • Chemical fertilizers
  • Tractors
  • Modern technology and cotton yields
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780807841549
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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