James A. Baer

Cities of Hope: People, Protests, and Progress in Urbanizing Latin America, 1870–1930

Edited by Ronn F Pineo; James A Baer

First Edition • January 1, 2001 • 304 pages

Print: $39.00 USD/$45.00 CAD

This groundbreaking book explores the relationship between the impact of urbanization on the working class in Latin American cities and the variety of responses by that group in the years between 1870 and 1930. Unlike urban geographies or political histories, the chapters of this collaborative volume focus on the people…

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