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Study Report

Study Number: CA-501-007-1-1-Mexico-DPLS-1973

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Adaptive strategies of farmers, Temascalcingo, Province of Mexico, Mexico, 1973.  [machine-readable data file] / DeWalt, Billie R.  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: This is a study of modernization within a community of peasant agriculturists in the central highlands of Mexico. The study deals with the response of the peasants to the social-economic development projects that have been promoted in conjunction with the technological inputs. The data file contains information on demographic characteristics of the interviewees, equipment used in cultivation, contacts with diffusion of innovation agents, employment, income earned, type of bovine, use of advances to improve livestock, use of mass media, religiosity, political participation, migration, political knowledge, and indices constructed by the researcher on wealth, political affiliation, use of alcohol, religiosity, innovation, cosmopoliteness, and media exposure. The number of farmers is 84.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)