Spring 2013 - Undergraduate Course Description
Rankin, Monica
Discipline and Number
HIST 4359 Section 001
TR Time 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Course Title
Drugs and Violence in Mexico

Description of Course:

This course will cover the history of drug use, narcotics trafficking, and drug-related violence in Mexico. It will briefly consider the role of psychotropic substances dating back to the pre-Columbian era, the colonial period, and the nineteenth century. More detailed coverage will be devoted to developments in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries and the role of the drug trade in U.S.-Mexican relations.

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