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Latin American University Students

A Six Nation Study

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674424623

Publication Date: 01/01/1972

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  • Introduction by Seymour Martin Lipset
  • 1. Universities, University Reform, and Student Politics in Latin America: A Historical Overview
  • 2. Social Characteristics and Career Orientations of Contemporary University Students in Latin America
  • 3. University Problems and Students’ Attitudes Toward Higher Education
  • 4. Family Background, University Experience, and Student Politics
  • 5. Conservative Students
  • 6. Student Politics and National Context: The Cases of Mexico and Puerto Rico
  • 7. Conclusion
  • Appendix A. Methods
  • Appendix B. Latin American Student Questionnaire
  • Notes
  • Index

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