By Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui
Alcohol in Latin America is the 1st interdisciplinary examine to envision the old position of alcohol throughout Latin the United States and over a vast time span. Six locations—the Andean sector, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico—are noticeable during the disciplines of anthropology, archaeology, artwork background, ethnohistory, background, and literature. equipped chronologically starting with the pre-colonial period, it positive factors 5 chapters on Mesoamerica and 5 on South the US, each one targeting a number of facets of a dozen other kinds of beverages.
An in-depth examine how alcohol use in Latin the United States can function a lens wherein race, category, gender, and state-building, between different subject matters, should be higher understood, Alcohol in Latin America indicates the ancient effect of alcohol creation and intake within the quarter and the way it's 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