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Harvard Historical Studies 182

Industry and Revolution

Social and Economic Change in the Orizaba Valley, Mexico

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$59.00 • £47.95 • €53.00

ISBN 9780674072725

Publication Date: 06/03/2013


362 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

4 halftones, 2 maps, 15 graphs, 14 tables

Harvard Historical Studies


  • Map: Mexico and the Orizaba Valley
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Mexican Textile Industry: An Overview
  • 2. CIVSA: The Nature of the Firm
  • 3. The Nature of the Labor Force
  • 4. Labor Organization during the Porfiriato
  • 5. Textile Workers and the Mexican Revolution
  • 6. Labor and the First Postrevolutionary Regimes
  • 7. A Revolution in Work: Real Wages and Working Hours
  • 8. A Revolution in Daily Life: Community and Living Conditions in the Mill Towns
  • 9. The Impact of the Mexican Revolution on CIVSA’s Performance
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Archives and Periodicals Consulted
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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