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Author Avilés, William, 1971- author

Title The drug war in Latin America : hegemony and global capitalism / William Avilés
Published New York : Routledge, 2018
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge studies in US foreign policy
Routledge studies in US foreign policy.
Contents Introduction -- Global capitalism, transnational relations and U.S. foreign policy -- Capitalist globalization, prohibition and the U.S. drug war -- Plan Colombia and the Merida initiative-waging war to advance capitalist -- Globalization -- Social conflict, coca eradication and the transnational elite in Bolivia and Peru -- Transnational advocacy networks and the drug war -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Drug control -- Latin America.
Drug control -- United States.
Drug traffic -- Economic aspects -- Latin America.
Drug traffic -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315456672 (electronic bk.)
9781315456676 (electronic bk.)