Export Monoculture and Regional Social Structure in Puno, Peru11The research on which this essay is based was supported by a NIHM predoctoral fellowship and later by a fellowship from the Organization of American States.

@inproceedings{Appleby1976ExportMA,
  title={Export Monoculture and Regional Social Structure in Puno, Peru11The research on which this essay is based was supported by a NIHM predoctoral fellowship and later by a fellowship from the Organization of American States.},
  author={Gordon Appleby},
  year={1976}
}
Publisher Summary This chapter presents the export monoculture and regional social structure in Puno, Peru. It discusses the organization of dendritic system. A number of factors confound the social effects of the economic operation of a dendritic system. First, the amount of land required for production of the export commodity determines the extent of regional reorganization. Second, the aggregation of trade at each higher level requires greater amounts of capital, which limits entry while it… CONTINUE READING