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Political Change in Latin America: the Emergence of the Middle Sectors
Political Change in Latin America: the Emergence of the Middle Sectors
By John J. Johnson
Stanford University Press, 1958, 272 pp.

A study emphasizing the rise and growing influence of urban middle groups in five Latin American countries: Uruguay, Chile, Argentina, Mexico and Brazil. The author, formerly with the Department of State, is now Professor of History at Stanford.