For God and Revolution: Priest, Peasant, and Agrarian Socialism in the Mexican Huasteca


by
Mark Saad Saka

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 208 pages

File size: 3.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

During the early 1880s, a wave of peasant unrest swept the mountainous Huasteca region of northeastern Mexico. This account traces the material and ideological roots of the rebellion to nineteenth-century liberal policies of land privatization and to the growth of a radical anarchocommunist agrarian consciousness.