Jungle Laboratories

Author: Gabriela Soto Laveaga
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822391968
Size: 34.25 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 3751
Download Read Online
In Jungle Laboratories, Gabriela Soto Laveaga reconstructs the story of how rural yam pickers, international pharmaceutical companies, and the Mexican state collaborated and collided over the barbasco.

Jungle Laboratories

Author: Gabriela Soto Laveaga
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822346052
Size: 11.66 MB
Format: PDF
View: 6871
Download Read Online
"Jungle Laboratories "brings bioprospecting into conversation with Mexican nationalism; makes pharmaceutical development connect with campesinos striving for recognition as citizens and experts; locates the conjunction of contemporary ...

Street Democracy

Author: Sandra C. Mendiola Garcia
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 1496200039
Size: 67.45 MB
Format: PDF
View: 2430
Download Read Online
In Street Democracy Sandra C. Mendiola García explores the political lives and economic significance of this otherwise overlooked population, focusing on the radical street vendors during the 1970s and 1980s in Puebla, Mexico’s fourth ...

Modern Colonization By Medical Intervention

Author: Nicole Trujillo-Pagan
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004243712
Size: 56.38 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 104
Download Read Online
This volume explores the establishment of US colonial rule over Puerto Rico through the appropriation and usurpation of the status of local physicians, the undermining of their political legitimacy, and its role in the development of ...

Beyond Imported Magic

Author: Eden Medina
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262526204
Size: 60.33 MB
Format: PDF
View: 7217
Download Read Online
Studies challenging the idea that technology and science flow only from global North to South.

Stand Up And Fight

Author: Maria L. O. Muñoz
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816532508
Size: 48.57 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2140
Download Read Online
Participatory Indigenismo, Populism, and Mobilization in Mexico, 1970–1984
María L. O. Muñoz ... Laveaga's Jungle Laboratories: Mexican Peasants, National
Projects, and the Making of the Pill (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2009).

The Drug Hunters

Author: Donald Kirsch
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1628727195
Size: 58.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6008
Download Read Online
Chapter 11: The Pill: Drug Hunters Striking Gold Outside of Big Pharma History of
the pill: hormones and ovulation history Eig, Jonathan. The Birth of the ... Jungle
Laboratories: Mexican Peasants, National Projects, and the Making of the Pill.

Twentieth Century Population Thinking

Author: The Population Knowledge Network
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317479637
Size: 77.47 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2750
Download Read Online
Ireland's Hidden Diaspora: The “Abortion Trail” and the Making of a London-Irish
Underground, 1980–2000. London: Iasc. Schoen ... Jungle Laboratories:
Mexican Peasants, National Projects, and the Making of the Pill. Durham, NC:
Duke ...

Andean Cocaine

Author: Paul Gootenberg
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807887790
Size: 78.63 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 2806
Download Read Online
But Gootenberg decenters the familiar story to uncover the roles played by hitherto obscure but vital Andean actors as well--for example, the Peruvian pharmacist who developed the techniques for refining cocaine on an industrial scale and ...

Banana Cultures

Author: John Soluri
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292777876
Size: 28.72 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2290
Download Read Online
In this lively, interdisciplinary study, John Soluri integrates agroecology, anthropology, political economy, and history to trace the symbiotic growth of the export banana industry in Honduras and the consumer mass market in the United ...