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The Political Economy of Narcotics

Production, Consumption and Global Markets

by Julia Buxton

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • Social Policy,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Drug traffic,
  • Drug Abuse,
  • Drug control,
  • Government policy,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927663M
    ISBN 101842774468
    ISBN 109781842774465

    Author: Julia Buxton Subjects: Politics, Narcotics, Economics Condition: Good Publisher: Zed Books Published: Paperback, pagesBuxton does a good job of undermining the case for prohibition. Excellent sources and extensive bibliography [in the book] is a credit to her clear analysis. H. The Political Economy of Narcotics: Production, Consumption and Global Markets by Buxton, Julia. Zed Books, Paperback. Very Good. VG clean .


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