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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 1977
...William T. Vickers The Shaman and the Jaguar: A Study of Narcotic Drugs Among the Indians of Colombia . By Reichel-Dolmatoff G. . Introduction by Schultes Richard Evans . Philadelphia , 1975 . Temple University Press . Maps. Illustrations. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 570–572.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and murderous drug business seems counterintuitive given the country's exemplary economic indexes and stable electoral system. James D. Henderson takes by the horns this “difficult subject of study” in Colombia's Narcotics Nightmare: How the Drug Trade Destroyed Peace (p. 188). First published in Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 37–69.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Acker Caroline Jean . 2002 . Creating the American Junkie: Addiction Research in the Classic Era of Narcotic Control . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . Aguirre Osvaldo . 2008 . La conexión latina: De la mafia corsa a la ruta argentina de la heroína . Buenos Aires...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 574–576.
Published: 01 August 2010
... and gambling are included as “part of a wider trajectory of vice” (p. 14). Even so, its coverage of Cuban drug running makes this a unique contribution to the fields of Latin American history, U.S. foreign relations, and narcotics studies. The most engaging aspects of the study are the vivid details...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (1): 119–150.
Published: 01 February 2003
...). American policy pegged Germany as the chief obstacle to global cocaine controls, during the first international narcotics conventions (1912) and beyond. Peruvian responses to these wordly forces proved crucial to the creation of modern cocaine as a global commodity. In the late nineteenth century Peru...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 402–403.
Published: 01 May 1996
... along, by serving as a compendium that gives voice to the many diverse effects of narcotics in all their complexity throughout the hemisphere. Other essays reveal how far U.S. policymakers, under the banner of fighting narcotics, have been willing to go toward controlling and manipulating policy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 388–389.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is that this is more of an oversight than a representation of reality: since the passage of the Harrison Narcotics Tax Act in 1914, which marked the beginning of the contemporary war on drugs, women have played key and sometimes central roles, not just as addicts and mules but also as bosses and entrepreneurs. In fact...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 February 2020
... the attention of scientists elsewhere. The medical community and policymakers in the United States gradually came to characterize peyote as a harmful, dangerous, and addictive drug, and as a result it became classified alongside narcotics, its use closely controlled except in the rarest of circumstances...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (4): 758–759.
Published: 01 November 1997
... and political impact on these lands of laws and policies “designed to thwart or otherwise deal with those illegal activities” (p. vii); namely, measures aimed at the eradication, interdiction, and suppression of narcotics, imposed by First World consumer countries on Third World producing and trafficking...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (1): 224–225.
Published: 01 February 1983
... If it is true that important individuals are often notable by their absence, it is equally obvious that certain topics are noteworthy because they are ignored by scholars. Such is the case with the international politics of narcotics. Before the efforts of Arnold Taylor and David Musto, there were virtually...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 615–647.
Published: 01 November 1994
..., 812.5593/2, all Internal Affairs; Calexico Chronicle , Nov. 3, 1919, p. 1. 40 Peters to State Department, Washington, Oct. 13, 1916, Internal Affairs, 812.114 Narcotics/12; Evans to Secretary of Treasury, Tijuana, Oct. 12 and 30, 1916, 812.114 Narcotics/13; Evans to Peters, Tijuana, Oct. 30, 1916...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 353.
Published: 01 May 1993
.... Further, they argue that most of the U.S. media chose to ignore what was occurring. Had it not been for the persistence of the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Narcotics, and International Operations of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, chaired by Senator John Kerry, the executive branch would have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (2): 208–209.
Published: 01 May 1966
... was a strongman and probably shared in the profits from racketeering, prostitution, and the narcotics traffic, which have been the spoils of Panamanian political office, Professor Pippin believes that he tried to bring order and substance to Panamanian politics with a program of governmental efficiency and even...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (2): 357–358.
Published: 01 May 1998
... trafficking industry on the social fabric of Colombia. In a similar vein, an issue that could have received fuller treatment is the pervasive and institutionalized domestic violence associated not only with narcotics trafficking, but also with paramilitary groups, armed insurgent movements and, indeed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (4): 837–838.
Published: 01 November 1996
... Press 1996 This volume presents relatively new approaches to gaining hemispheric cooperation in the war on drugs. Since the 1970s, U.S. policies have focused on curtailing production of the raw materials processed into narcotics and rendering various forms of assistance to prevent their transit...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 848–849.
Published: 01 November 1988
... of an integrated whole.” Still, the U.S. Congress’s Mexico-bashing over narcotics in the spring of 1988 raises doubts about linkage arrangements, for tensions in one area (drugs) could hugely impede progress in other fields (trade, energy, debt). ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 363–365.
Published: 01 May 2003
... will move severely against the production of this narcotic for fear of economic dislocation and resultant social and political unrest. Martin Coy and Martin Rempiss offered an interesting study of the rise of Cuiabá through the “boom and bust” cycles of the Mato Grosso, while Carlos Reboratti analyzes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 February 2016
... to a lack of state-approved Indianness, Cucapás have thus ironically been forced to restrict traditional fishing in a protected Upper Gulf of California Biosphere Reserve. Chapter 3 looks at one result of this: the dangerous but in some ways more economically autonomous narcotics trade. While in no way...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., the Andean nations, Spain, France, and Cuba. Furthermore, the study shows that many of the dynamics of contemporary narcotics trafficking replicate, albeit on a larger scale, those of an earlier age. The same applies to strategies used to counter it. For example, the U.S. effort to impose its drug policy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Jon Beasley-Murray Beckman argues for the resonances between the late nineteenth century and the present. We see today, for instance, “a resurgence of export-elite opulence” premised on booms in commodities such as narcotics and a reintensified mining and extractive sector (p. xxix). I am...