xii, 347 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Part I. Opium. The globe in an opium bowl: the opium wars and British Empire in Asia Strange bedfellows: opium and the political economy of sexuality Part II. Marijuana. Anarchy in the U.S.A.: the Mexican revolution, labor radicalism, and the criminalization of marijuana L.A.P.D., the movie: Hollywood, the police, and the drug war against Mexican immigrants La cucaracha in Babylon: Mexican music and Hollywood's sonic war on drugs Part III. Cocaine. Cocaine colonialism: Indian rebellion in South America and the history of psychoanalysis Drug wars are Indian wars: frontier drug enforcement and the end of U.S. empire.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-340) and index.
STA K5282 .M37 2004
K5282 .M37 2004
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