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Mexico's "War" on Drugs: Causes and Consequences (Studies on the Impact of the Illegal Drug Trade, Vol. 3)
Description: This text explains the punitive trend in Mexican anti-drug policies as a political imperative, an out-growth of the perceived need both to counter the growth of the illegal drug market and to prevent US police and judicial authorities from acting as a surrogate justice system in Mexico.
Volume published in association with the UNU.
- Publication and ordering details
Pub. Date: 1 Jul 1995
Pub. Place: Boulder
ISBN: 1 55587 548 3
From: Lynne Rienner Publishers