By Gretchen Pierce,Áurea Toxqui
Alcohol in Latin America is the 1st interdisciplinary research to check the ancient function of alcohol throughout Latin the USA and over a large time span. Six locations—the Andean zone, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico—are obvious in the course of the disciplines of anthropology, archaeology, paintings background, ethnohistory, historical past, and literature. geared up chronologically starting with the pre-colonial period, it positive aspects 5 chapters on Mesoamerica and 5 on South the United States, every one targeting quite a few features of a dozen other forms of beverages.
An in-depth examine how alcohol use in Latin the USA can function a lens wherein race, classification, gender, and state-building, between different themes, will be greater understood, Alcohol in Latin America indicates the old impact 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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