Drug Wars: The Political Economy of Narcotics

Drug Wars: The Political Economy of Narcotics

By: Curtis Marez (author)Paperback

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As Marez shows, despite the state's best efforts to use the media to obscure the hypocrisies and failures of its drug policies-be they lurid descriptions of Chinese opium dens in the English popular press or Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" campaign-marginalized groups have consistently opposed the expansion of state power that drug traffic has historically supported.

About Author

Curtis Marez is assistant professor of critical studies at the University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television.

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  • ISBN13: 9780816640607
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9780816640607
  • ISBN10: 0816640602

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