Hustlin’ with some Transnational Women (and the Emerging Drug History of Mexico)

  • Paul Gootenberg Stony Brook University
Keywords Mexico, drug trade, women
Keywords Mexico, drug trade, women


Review of Elaine Carey, Women Drug Traffickers: Mules, Bosses & Organized Crime.  Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2014.

Author Biography

Paul Gootenberg, Stony Brook University

Paul Gootenberg is SUNY Distinguished Professor of History and Sociology at Stony Brook University in New York, a specialist on drug and commodity history, and author of Andean Cocaine: The Making of a Global Drug (University of North Carolina Press, 2008).  He recently co-edited (with fellow drug historian Isaac Campos) a special issue of the Hispanic American Historical Review (95/1, Feb. 2015) about “The New Drug History of the Americas.”

Reviews: Culture, Politics and History in Mexico