Elaine Carey

Elaine Carey (Ph.D., History, UNM) is assistant professor of history at St. John's University. Her first book, Plaza of Sacrifices: Gender, Power, and Terror in 1968 Mexico (UNM Press, 2005), is a Diálogos title.
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Plaza of Sacrifices

Gender, Power, and Terror in 1968 Mexico

University of New Mexico Press
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Smugglers, Brothels, and Twine

The University of Arizona Press

A historical perspective, from Mesoamerican counterfeits of cacao beans used as currency to cattle rustling to human trafficking; from Canada's and Mexico's different approaches to the illegality of liquor in the United States during Prohibition to contemporary case studies of the transnational movement of people, crime, narcotics, vice, and even ideas.

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Women Drug Traffickers

Mules, Bosses, and Organized Crime

University of New Mexico Press

"The first full-length study of female drug traffickers. The lives of these women are fascinating and skillfully analyzed by the author. The book will be pleasurable reading to general readers and specialists alike."--Howard Campbell, author of Drug War Zone: Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of El Paso and Juárez

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