Spring 2016 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions
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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