Contemporary Mexican attitudes toward population, poverty, and public opinion.

by Arthur F. Corwin

Publisher: Kraus Reprint Co. in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Birth control -- Mexico.,
  • Public opinion -- Mexico.,
  • Mexico -- Population.,
  • Mexico -- Economic conditions -- 1918-.

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SeriesLatin American monographs series -- v 25, Latin American monographs (Gainesville, Fla.) -- 25.
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LC ClassificationsHB3531 .C64
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 54 p.
Number of Pages54
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Open LibraryOL22137293M
LC Control Number63023431

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