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Peter Benson

Professor University of DelawareDepartment of Anthropology
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Biographical Info

Peter Benson is a Professor of Anthropology at the University of Delaware, where he teaches in cultural and medical anthropology.  He is the author of Tobacco Capitalism: Growers, Migrant Workers, and the Changing Face of a Global Industry (2012, Princeton UP) and co-author of Broccoli and Desire: Global Connections and Maya Struggles in Postwar Guatemala (2006, Stanford UP).  He is also a past Chair of the Alcohol, Drugs, and Tobacco Study Group. Email:

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