The Resource Peru : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Peru : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Label
Peru : a country study
Title
Peru
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Title variation
Country studies, Peru
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
F3408
LC item number
.P4646 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hudson, Rex A
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-42
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Peru
Target audience
specialized
Label
Peru : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed September 1992."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-377) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Andean societies before the conquest. Pre-Inca cultures ; The Incas -- The Spanish conquest, 1532-72. Pizarro and the conquistadors ; Consolidation of control -- The colonial period, 1550-1824. Demographic collapse ; The colonial economy ; Colonial administration ; The colonial church ; Indigenous rebellions -- Independence imposed from without, 1808-24 -- Postindependence decline and instability, 1824-45 -- The Guano era, 1845-70. Consolidation of the state ; Failed development -- The war of the Pacific, 1879-83 -- Recovery and growth, 1883-1930. The new militarism, 1886-95 ; The aristocratic republic, 1895-1914 ; Impact of World War I ; The eleven-year rule, 1919-30 -- Mass politics and social change, 1930-68. Impact of the Depression and World War II ; Rural stagnation and social mobilization, 1948-68 -- Failed reform and economic decline, 1968-85. Military reform from above, 1968-80 ; Return to democratic rule, 1980-85 ; Peru at the crossroads -- Environment and population. Natural systems and human life ; People, property, and farming systems -- Human settlement and population through time. Settlement patterns ; Urban, rural, and regional populations ; Demography of growth, migration, and work ; Regionalism and political divisions -- Culture, class, and hierarchy in society. Indigenous peoples ; Legacy of peonage ; Elites ; Military classes ; Urban classes -- Aspects of family life. Urban informal sector ; Domestic servants ; Godparenthood ; Rural family and household -- Community life and institutions. Catholicism and community ; Landlords and peasant revolts in the highlands ; Shining path and its impact -- Education, language, and literacy. The education system ; Universities -- Health and well-being -- Growth and structural change. Historical background ; Structures of production ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Employment and wages, poverty, and income distribution -- Economic policies and their consequences. The Velasco government ; The search for new directions, 1975-90 -- Outstanding issues -- Government system. Constitutional development; The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; Public administration ; Local and regional government ; The electoral system -- Political dynamics. Political parties ; Nonparty organizations -- Interest groups. The military ; The church ; Economic associations ; Labor unions ; Students ; News media -- Political trends. Roots of the 1990-91 Crisis ; The transition to democracy ; The García government, 1985-90 ; The 1990 campaign and elections ; Impact of the "Fujishock" program ; Prospects for the Fujimori government -- Foreign relations. Foreign relations under García ; Foreign relations under Fujimori -- The armed forces in society and politics. Changing role over time: preconquest ; Colonial period ; Postindependence: Military defeat and nation-building ; Guardian of the new liberal elite ; Reformer and agent of change ; Protector of democracy ; Changing constitutional basis ; Changing foreign military missions and impacts -- The armed forces. Mission and organizations ; Training ; Army ; Navy ; Air force ; Uniforms, ranks, and insignia ; The military in the 1990s -- Police forces. General police ; Security police ; Technical police -- Changing threats to national security. External threats ; Internal threats -- Crime and punishment. Rising crime rate ; Penal code ; Penal system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition
Extent
1 online resource (lvi, 422 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
Peru : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed September 1992."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-377) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Andean societies before the conquest. Pre-Inca cultures ; The Incas -- The Spanish conquest, 1532-72. Pizarro and the conquistadors ; Consolidation of control -- The colonial period, 1550-1824. Demographic collapse ; The colonial economy ; Colonial administration ; The colonial church ; Indigenous rebellions -- Independence imposed from without, 1808-24 -- Postindependence decline and instability, 1824-45 -- The Guano era, 1845-70. Consolidation of the state ; Failed development -- The war of the Pacific, 1879-83 -- Recovery and growth, 1883-1930. The new militarism, 1886-95 ; The aristocratic republic, 1895-1914 ; Impact of World War I ; The eleven-year rule, 1919-30 -- Mass politics and social change, 1930-68. Impact of the Depression and World War II ; Rural stagnation and social mobilization, 1948-68 -- Failed reform and economic decline, 1968-85. Military reform from above, 1968-80 ; Return to democratic rule, 1980-85 ; Peru at the crossroads -- Environment and population. Natural systems and human life ; People, property, and farming systems -- Human settlement and population through time. Settlement patterns ; Urban, rural, and regional populations ; Demography of growth, migration, and work ; Regionalism and political divisions -- Culture, class, and hierarchy in society. Indigenous peoples ; Legacy of peonage ; Elites ; Military classes ; Urban classes -- Aspects of family life. Urban informal sector ; Domestic servants ; Godparenthood ; Rural family and household -- Community life and institutions. Catholicism and community ; Landlords and peasant revolts in the highlands ; Shining path and its impact -- Education, language, and literacy. The education system ; Universities -- Health and well-being -- Growth and structural change. Historical background ; Structures of production ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Employment and wages, poverty, and income distribution -- Economic policies and their consequences. The Velasco government ; The search for new directions, 1975-90 -- Outstanding issues -- Government system. Constitutional development; The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; Public administration ; Local and regional government ; The electoral system -- Political dynamics. Political parties ; Nonparty organizations -- Interest groups. The military ; The church ; Economic associations ; Labor unions ; Students ; News media -- Political trends. Roots of the 1990-91 Crisis ; The transition to democracy ; The García government, 1985-90 ; The 1990 campaign and elections ; Impact of the "Fujishock" program ; Prospects for the Fujimori government -- Foreign relations. Foreign relations under García ; Foreign relations under Fujimori -- The armed forces in society and politics. Changing role over time: preconquest ; Colonial period ; Postindependence: Military defeat and nation-building ; Guardian of the new liberal elite ; Reformer and agent of change ; Protector of democracy ; Changing constitutional basis ; Changing foreign military missions and impacts -- The armed forces. Mission and organizations ; Training ; Army ; Navy ; Air force ; Uniforms, ranks, and insignia ; The military in the 1990s -- Police forces. General police ; Security police ; Technical police -- Changing threats to national security. External threats ; Internal threats -- Crime and punishment. Rising crime rate ; Penal code ; Penal system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition
Extent
1 online resource (lvi, 422 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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