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Power, Politics and Progress: Social Change in Rural Peru
Power, Politics and Progress: Social Change in Rural Peru
By William Foote Whyte and Giorgio Alberti
Elsevier, 1976, 307 pp.

Peasant movements, currents of change in rural communities, and the links between national and local development are subjected here to multi-disciplinary analysis that draws upon anthropology, history, economics and politics. The areas considered include Cuzco, Junin, and the Chancay Valley.