An economic and demographic history of São Paulo, 1850-1950 /

"Sao Paulo, by far the most populated state in Brazil, has an economy to rival that of Colombia or Venezuela. Its capital city is the fourth largest metropolitan area in the world. How did Sao Paulo, once a frontier province of little importance, become one of the most vital agricultural and in...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Authors / Creators: Luna, Francisco Vidal (Author), Klein, Herbert S. (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Klein, Herbert S., author.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2018]
Series:Social science history.
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • São Paulo agriculture in the nineteenth century
  • Government and public finance in the empire, 1850-1889
  • Government and public finance in the Old Republic, 1889-1930
  • Paulista agriculture, 1899-1950
  • Crisis of the state and the loss of hegemony of the Paulista elite
  • The state in national and international commerce
  • Industrial growth in São Paulo
  • Infrastructure and urbanization of the state
  • Population growth and structure.