The Resource Mexico : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill and Ramón Miró

Mexico : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill and Ramón Miró

Label
Mexico : a country study
Title
Mexico
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill and Ramón Miró
Title variation
Country studies, Mexico
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1208
LC item number
.M5828 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Merrill, Tim
  • Miró, Ramón
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-79
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mexico
Target audience
specialized
Label
Mexico : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill and Ramón Miró
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed June 1996."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-381) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preconquest Mexico. Ancient Mexico ; The Aztec -- The Spanish conquest -- New Spain. Encomiendas ; Colonial administration ; Socioeconomic structures -- The road to independence. The Bourbon reforms ; Early discontent: criollos and clergy -- Wars of independence, 1810-21. Hidalgo and Morelos ; Iturbide and the plan of Iguala --- Empire and early republic, 1821-55. The abortive empire, 1821-23 ; The federalist republic, 1824-23 ; Centralism and the Caudillo state, 1836-55 -- Reform and French intervention, 1855-67. The revolution of Ayutla and the reform laws ; Civil war and the French intervention -- The restoration, 1867-76 -- The Porfiriato, 1876-1910. Porfirian modernization ; Society under the Porfiriato -- The revolution, 1910-20. The early phase ; Madero's government ; The Huerta dictatorship ; The constitution of 1917 ; Garranza's presidency -- The constructive phase, 1920-40. The Obregón presidency, 1920-24 ; The Calles presidency, 1924-28 ; The Maximato ; Cardenismo and the revolution rekindled, 1934-40 -- From revolution to governance, 1940-82. Ávila Camacho's wartime presidency, 1940-46 ; The Aleman sexenio, 1946-52 ; The Ruiz Cortines sexenio, 1952-58 ; López Mateos and the return to revolutionary policies, 1958-64 ; Authoritarianism unveiled, 1964-70 ; Reconciliation and redistribution, 1970-76 ; Recovery and relapse, 1976-82 -- "The crisis" begins, 1982 -- To the brink and back, 1982-88. The de la Madrid Sexenio, 1982-88 ; The United States and the crisis in Mexico ; Economic hardship -- Carlos Salinas de Gortari: economic liberation, political indecision. The passing of the torch, 1987-88 ; President Salinas -- Physical setting. Topography and drainage ; Seismic activity ; Climate ; Environmental conditions -- Population -- Ethnicity and language -- Income distribution -- Structure of society. Social indicators ; Social spending ; Urban society ; Rural society ; Interpersonal relations ; Role of women -- Religion. Church-state relations ; Popular beliefs -- Education -- Health care and social security. Mortality patterns ; Morbidity patterns ; Social security -- Growth and structure of the economy. Early years ; Revolution and aftermath ; The Great Depression ; Postwar economic growth ; Deterioration in the 1970s ; 1982 crisis and recovery -- Macroeconomic management. External debt ; Inflation ; Privatization -- Labor force. Labor legislation ; Labor unions -- Financial system. Banking system ; Stock exchange ; Exchange rate -- Agriculture. Land tenure ; Government agricultural policy ; Grain production l Fresh fruits and vegetables ; Other crops ; Livestock ; Forestry ; Fishing -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Construction -- Energy and mining. Petroleum ; Electricity ; Nonfuel mining -- Transportation and telecommunications. Roads ; Railroads ; Rapid transit ; Ports and shipping ; Air transportation ; Telecommunications ; Radio ; Television -- Tourism -- Foreign trade. Imports ; Exports ; Composition of Exports ; Trade balance ; Direction of trade ; Trade agreements -- Balance of payments. Current account ; Capital account ; Foreign investment regulation -- The future of the economy -- Constitutional history. Nineteenth-century constitutions ; Constitution of 1917 -- Government structure. Executive ; Legislative ; Judicial ; State government ; Local government -- The party system. Institutional revolutionary party ; National action party ; Democratic revolutionary party ; Minor opposition parties -- Institutions of civil society. Organized labor ; Business organizations ; The church ; The media -- The electoral process and political dynamics. The electoral process ; The 1988 elections ; The Salinas presidency: reform and retrenchment -- Foreign relations. Relations with the United States ; Relations with Cuba ; Relations with Guatemala ; Relations with other Latin American countries ; Membership in international organizations -- Prospects for the future -- History and traditions of the armed forces. The wars
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition
Extent
1 online resource (xlix, 414 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Mexico : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Tim L. Merrill and Ramón Miró
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed June 1996."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-381) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preconquest Mexico. Ancient Mexico ; The Aztec -- The Spanish conquest -- New Spain. Encomiendas ; Colonial administration ; Socioeconomic structures -- The road to independence. The Bourbon reforms ; Early discontent: criollos and clergy -- Wars of independence, 1810-21. Hidalgo and Morelos ; Iturbide and the plan of Iguala --- Empire and early republic, 1821-55. The abortive empire, 1821-23 ; The federalist republic, 1824-23 ; Centralism and the Caudillo state, 1836-55 -- Reform and French intervention, 1855-67. The revolution of Ayutla and the reform laws ; Civil war and the French intervention -- The restoration, 1867-76 -- The Porfiriato, 1876-1910. Porfirian modernization ; Society under the Porfiriato -- The revolution, 1910-20. The early phase ; Madero's government ; The Huerta dictatorship ; The constitution of 1917 ; Garranza's presidency -- The constructive phase, 1920-40. The Obregón presidency, 1920-24 ; The Calles presidency, 1924-28 ; The Maximato ; Cardenismo and the revolution rekindled, 1934-40 -- From revolution to governance, 1940-82. Ávila Camacho's wartime presidency, 1940-46 ; The Aleman sexenio, 1946-52 ; The Ruiz Cortines sexenio, 1952-58 ; López Mateos and the return to revolutionary policies, 1958-64 ; Authoritarianism unveiled, 1964-70 ; Reconciliation and redistribution, 1970-76 ; Recovery and relapse, 1976-82 -- "The crisis" begins, 1982 -- To the brink and back, 1982-88. The de la Madrid Sexenio, 1982-88 ; The United States and the crisis in Mexico ; Economic hardship -- Carlos Salinas de Gortari: economic liberation, political indecision. The passing of the torch, 1987-88 ; President Salinas -- Physical setting. Topography and drainage ; Seismic activity ; Climate ; Environmental conditions -- Population -- Ethnicity and language -- Income distribution -- Structure of society. Social indicators ; Social spending ; Urban society ; Rural society ; Interpersonal relations ; Role of women -- Religion. Church-state relations ; Popular beliefs -- Education -- Health care and social security. Mortality patterns ; Morbidity patterns ; Social security -- Growth and structure of the economy. Early years ; Revolution and aftermath ; The Great Depression ; Postwar economic growth ; Deterioration in the 1970s ; 1982 crisis and recovery -- Macroeconomic management. External debt ; Inflation ; Privatization -- Labor force. Labor legislation ; Labor unions -- Financial system. Banking system ; Stock exchange ; Exchange rate -- Agriculture. Land tenure ; Government agricultural policy ; Grain production l Fresh fruits and vegetables ; Other crops ; Livestock ; Forestry ; Fishing -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Construction -- Energy and mining. Petroleum ; Electricity ; Nonfuel mining -- Transportation and telecommunications. Roads ; Railroads ; Rapid transit ; Ports and shipping ; Air transportation ; Telecommunications ; Radio ; Television -- Tourism -- Foreign trade. Imports ; Exports ; Composition of Exports ; Trade balance ; Direction of trade ; Trade agreements -- Balance of payments. Current account ; Capital account ; Foreign investment regulation -- The future of the economy -- Constitutional history. Nineteenth-century constitutions ; Constitution of 1917 -- Government structure. Executive ; Legislative ; Judicial ; State government ; Local government -- The party system. Institutional revolutionary party ; National action party ; Democratic revolutionary party ; Minor opposition parties -- Institutions of civil society. Organized labor ; Business organizations ; The church ; The media -- The electoral process and political dynamics. The electoral process ; The 1988 elections ; The Salinas presidency: reform and retrenchment -- Foreign relations. Relations with the United States ; Relations with Cuba ; Relations with Guatemala ; Relations with other Latin American countries ; Membership in international organizations -- Prospects for the future -- History and traditions of the armed forces. The wars
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition
Extent
1 online resource (xlix, 414 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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