Porter, Robert M. Books

About the author: Robert Porter has a PhD in Political Science from the University of California at Santa Barbara. He is a professor of political science and coordinator of the Model United Nations Program at Ventura College in California

Coffee Farmers Revolt in Southern Mexico in the 1980s and 1990s
2002 0-7734-7197-9
This study examines the struggles of small coffee farmers for control over their livelihoods in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. The Zapatista rebellion of 1994, and this movement’s ongoing demands for justice focused the world’s attention on the plight of Mexico’s indigenous poor.