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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): 119–150.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Paul Gootenberg 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Between Coca and Cocaine: A Century or More of U.S.-Peruvian Drug Paradoxes, 1860–1980 Paul Gootenberg Cocaine has a long and mostly forgotten history, which more often than not over the past century has revolved around...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 574–576.
Published: 01 August 2010
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 768–769.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Paul Gootenberg Brazil, like the United States, today faces its own incarceration crisis and the inevitable blowback of brutally overcrowded jails, linked in Brazil's case to its surging drug consumption, its punitive drug laws, social inequality, and the geopolitical side effects of the US drug...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 570–572.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Lina Britto Colombia's Narcotics Nightmare: How the Drug Trade Destroyed Peace . By Henderson James D. . Jefferson, NC : McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers , 2015 . Map. Tables. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. viii, 230 pp. Paper , $45.00 . Copyright © 2017 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Paul Gootenberg Chapter 1, “Quina as a Medicament from the Andean World,” is an ethnohistorical foray into the meanings of the drug from perspectives of local curanderos or herbalists, such as the Kallawaya of the Bolivian Andes. Chapter 2, “Quina as a Product of the Atlantic World,” lays out...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Paul Gootenberg; Isaac Campos Abstract This introduction brings the issue of Latin American drug trades and cultures into conversation with the region's historiography. Illicit drugs are now notoriously associated with Latin America and represent untold billions in exports, generating over the last...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 388–389.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Robert Gay To illustrate her point, Carey focuses on the lives and careers of a handful of women who achieved notoriety in the drug trade. The first of these women is Maria Wendt, who was detained in 1936 when she disembarked from a Japanese ship in San Pedro, California. An educated and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 257–292.
Published: 01 May 2018
... drug wars. Historian Alexander Aviña has traced the origins of Mexico's current drug war to the Mexican state's violent repression of political activists in the 1970s. 2 The Peruvian case flips this connection: Ayacucho police routinely employed torture in their interrogations of drug suspects...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 37–69.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Valeria Manzano Abstract This essay explores how a drug problem was manufactured in Cold War Argentina. Unlike in some of its South American neighbors, in Argentina most authorities until the late 1960s did not believe that the country had a serious drug problem, though previous episodes regarding...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 495–497.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Jonathan D. Ablard Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origins of Mexico’s War on Drugs . By Campos Isaac . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2012 . Illustrations. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 331 pp. Cloth , $39.95 . Copyright 2013 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2015
... country's first class of illegal drugs merchants helped shape a key element of modern Colombian nationalism by promoting vallenato music on the local stage and hastening its conquest of the national market and imaginary in the 1970s. Marijuana intermediaries — popularly known as marimberos — sprang into...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 103–133.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Alexander S. Dawson Abstract While María Sabina has long been an iconic figure among drug enthusiasts and advocates for indigenous rights, her sometime collaborator Salvador Roquet remains largely unknown. This essay introduces the work of this iconoclastic psychiatrist and, in particular, his work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 2016
... For the historian, drugs (including alcohol) are Janus-faced. In some respects, they are eminently ordinary commodities, produced, transported, consumed, and taxed like any other consumable. Even high-profile illicit drugs like cocaine and heroin appear almost mundane with respect to the laws of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2018
... , $27.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 This edited volume, written by historical anthropologists, archaeologists, and not a few historians, makes a wonderful addition to the growing literature on commodities, food, and drugs in Latin American history. In some sense, these topics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2003) 83 (1): v–vi.
Published: 01 February 2003
...: Economic Thought in Peru’s “Fictitious Prosperity” of Guano, 1840–1880 (1993), and, as editor, Cocaine: Global Histories (1999). His current interests are drugs in history and the social sciences and historical practice. laura gotkowitz is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Iowa...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 556–557.
Published: 01 August 2015
... region. Dear powerfully contends that the wall at the boundary eventually will fail because the zone long has been characterized by coherence and cooperation. Although they have shifted, these practices continue in the face of both the Mexican drug wars and increasing US border security measures. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 708–709.
Published: 01 November 2015
... territories vis-à-vis the regional rule of drug lords. For over a decade, the phrase has been on everybody's lips. Yet it is not on Gabriela Polit Dueñas's, who successfully avoids this pervading discourse in Narrating Narcos: Culiacán and Medellín , a book that combines ethnographic fieldwork and literary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 765–766.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... In Goett's telling, Monkey Point, located on Nicaragua's “easternmost rocky outcropping of land,” might be far from the center of national life but is wracked by dilemmas created by global capitalism, militarized drug war, and the everyday forms of violence and resistance that characterize much of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 2016
... that subverted the nation-state, highlighting tariff collections and the gun and drug trade. Díaz's work begins with the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848, which ends the US-Mexican War, and moves on to the Mexican Revolution and World War I, ending with World War II. The author states that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 662–665.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., was The Chinese of Amsterdam (1971), published as monograph number 17 by the Center of Asian Studies at the University of Amsterdam. His last book, The Political Economy of the Drug Industry: Latin America and the International System , was published by the University Press of Florida in 2004. His...