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Imagining Development[]

Gootenberg, Paul. Imagining Development: Economic Ideas in Peru's "Fictitious Prosperity" of Guano, 1840-1880. Berkeley, Calif: University of California Press, c1993.



1 Introduction Guano and Its Discontents

2 National Heterodox Traditions The 1820s to the 1840s

3 Diversifying with Guano Casanova, 1845-1853

4 Impending Crises Fuentes, Pardo, and Cisneros, 1854-1868

5 The Return of Popular Industrialism Copello and Petriconi, the 1870s

6 Economic History Esteves, the 1880s

7 Conclusions Thinking about Guano


(A summary of the book is not included here as the contents are published on-line at