By Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui
Alcohol in Latin America is the 1st interdisciplinary research to check the historical function of alcohol throughout Latin the US and over a vast time span. Six locations—the Andean sector, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico—are obvious during the disciplines of anthropology, archaeology, artwork heritage, ethnohistory, heritage, and literature. geared up chronologically starting with the pre-colonial period, it gains 5 chapters on Mesoamerica and 5 on South the United States, every one concentrating on a variety of features of a dozen other kinds of beverages.
An in-depth examine how alcohol use in Latin the US can function a lens in which race, type, gender, and state-building, between different issues, might be greater understood, Alcohol in Latin America indicates the historical impression of alcohol construction 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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Alcohol in Latin America: A Social and Cultural History by Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui