By Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui
Alcohol in Latin America is the 1st interdisciplinary examine to check the historical function of alcohol throughout Latin the United States and over a vast time span. Six locations—the Andean quarter, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico—are visible during the disciplines of anthropology, archaeology, artwork background, ethnohistory, background, and literature. equipped chronologically starting with the pre-colonial period, it good points 5 chapters on Mesoamerica and 5 on South the US, every one targeting numerous facets of a dozen other kinds of beverages.
An in-depth examine how alcohol use in Latin the US can function a lens during which race, classification, gender, and state-building, between different themes, will be higher understood, Alcohol in Latin America indicates the old effect of alcohol creation and intake within the quarter and the way it really is in detail hooked up to the bigger forces of history.
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