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Photographing political power in Mexico

John Mraz

Photographing political power in Mexico

by John Mraz

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Published by Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, University of Connecticut, Center for Latin American Studies, Brown University, Latin American Studies Program, University of Massachusetts in Storrs, Conn, Providence, R.I, Amherst, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political culture -- Mexico.,
  • Photojournalism -- Mexico.,
  • Power (Social sciences) -- Mexico.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Mraz.
    SeriesOccasional paper / Latin American Studies Consortium of New England -- no. 11, Occasional paper (Latin American Studies Consortium of New England) -- no. 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA75.7 .M73 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19408022M

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