The Resource Home grown : marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs, Isaac Campos, (eBook)

Home grown : marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs, Isaac Campos, (eBook)

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Home grown : marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs
Title
Home grown
Title remainder
marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs
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Isaac Campos
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Language
eng
Summary
Historian Isaac Campos combines wide-ranging archival research with the latest scholarship on the social and cultural dimensions of drug-related behavior in this telling of marijuana's remarkable history in Mexico. Introduced in the sixteenth century by the Spanish, cannabis came to Mexico as an industrial fiber and symbol of European empire. But, Campos demonstrates, as it gradually spread to indigenous pharmacopoeias, then prisons and soldiers' barracks, it took on both a Mexican name--marijuana--and identity as a quintessentially "Mexican" drug. A century ago, Mexicans believed that marijua
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EBLCP
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document
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Campos, Isaac
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363.450972
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  • Marijuana
  • Drug traffic
  • Drug control
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Infrastructure
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
  • HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico
  • Drug control
  • Drug traffic
  • Marijuana
  • Mexico
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Home grown : marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs, Isaac Campos, (eBook)
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https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=422071
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Cannabis and the psychoactive riddle -- Cannabis and the colonial milieu -- The discovery of marijuana in Mexico -- The place of marijuana in Mexico, 1846-1920 -- Explaining the missing counterdiscourse I: the science of drugs and madness -- Explaining the missing counterdiscourse II: people, environments, and degeneration -- Did marijuana really cause "madness" and violence in Mexico? -- National legislation and the birth of Mexico's war on drugs -- Postscript: Mexican ideas move North
Control code
1015235
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unknown
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1 online resource (x, 331 pages)
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online
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) ebsco00111
  • (OCoLC)787842702
Label
Home grown : marijuana and the origins of Mexico's war on drugs, Isaac Campos, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=422071
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cannabis and the psychoactive riddle -- Cannabis and the colonial milieu -- The discovery of marijuana in Mexico -- The place of marijuana in Mexico, 1846-1920 -- Explaining the missing counterdiscourse I: the science of drugs and madness -- Explaining the missing counterdiscourse II: people, environments, and degeneration -- Did marijuana really cause "madness" and violence in Mexico? -- National legislation and the birth of Mexico's war on drugs -- Postscript: Mexican ideas move North
Control code
1015235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ebsco00111
  • (OCoLC)787842702

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