From Globalisation to Revolution? The Porfirian Political Economy: An Essay on Issues and Interpretations*

@article{Riguzzi2009FromGT,
  title={From Globalisation to Revolution? The Porfirian Political Economy: An Essay on Issues and Interpretations*},
  author={Paolo Riguzzi},
  journal={Journal of Latin American Studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={41},
  pages={347 - 368}
}
  • Paolo Riguzzi
  • Published 1 May 2009
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Latin American Studies
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