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Nutritional strategies and agricultural change in a Mexican community

by Kathleen Musante DeWalt

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Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Temascalcingo de José María Velasco (Mexico),
  • Mexico,
  • Temascalcingo de José María Velasco.,
  • Temascalcingo de José María Velasco
    • Subjects:
    • Diet -- Mexico -- Temascalcingo de José María Velasco.,
    • Nutrition surveys -- Mexico -- Temascalcingo de José María Velasco.,
    • Food habits -- Mexico -- Temascalcingo de José María Velasco.,
    • Mazahua Indians -- Food.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Temascalcingo de José María Velasco -- Food.,
    • Temascalcingo de José María Velasco (Mexico) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kathleen Musante DeWalt.
      SeriesStudies in cultural anthropology ;, no. 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTX360.M4 D48 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 211 p. :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3175904M
      ISBN 100835715167
      LC Control Number83018303

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