By Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui
Alcohol in Latin America is the 1st interdisciplinary research to ascertain the historical position of alcohol throughout Latin the United States and over a extensive time span. Six locations—the Andean sector, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico—are visible during the disciplines of anthropology, archaeology, paintings historical past, ethnohistory, historical past, and literature. equipped chronologically starting with the pre-colonial period, it beneficial properties 5 chapters on Mesoamerica and 5 on South the United States, each one concentrating on a variety of points of a dozen other forms of beverages.
An in-depth examine how alcohol use in Latin the USA can function a lens in which race, type, gender, and state-building, between different issues, might be higher understood, Alcohol in Latin America exhibits the historical effect of alcohol creation and intake within the quarter and the way it truly is in detail hooked up to the bigger forces of history.
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