Adèle Blazquez

Adèle Blazquez is currently completing her PhD in Social Anthropology and Ethnology, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris. She was a Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna, from January to April 2020.


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Beyond organized crime

Armed violence and drug production in Mexico

The distinctions between exploiter and exploited are ill-defined, keeping small-scale poppy producers locked in criminality in northern Mexico. The military, drug trade intermediaries and an inaccessible legal framework all conspire to marginalize those who experience violence on a daily basis.