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Carlos Acevedo Carlos Acevedo Investigador docente del Centro de Cooperación Regional para la Educación de Adultos en América Latina y el Caribe, CREFAL. Sistema Nacional de Investigadores Nivel Candidato. Sociólogo y Licenciado en Sociología por la Universidad Arturo Prat. Maestro en Ciencias Sociales, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, sede México. Doctor en Ciencias Sociales con especialidad en Sociología, El Colegio de México.
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Carmen Diana Deere carmen_diana_deere Carmen Diana Deere is Distinguished Professor Emerita of Latin American Studies and Food & Resource Economics at the University of Florida and Honorary Professor-Researcher Emerita at FLACSO Ecuador.
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Carolina Ramallo Carolina Ramallo Profesora de Enseñanza Media y Superior en Letras y Licenciada en Letras por la Facultad de Filosofía y Letras de la Universidad de Buenos Aires. Se ha especializado en la Teoría Literaria y en la Literatura Argentina. Ha participado de distintos proyectos de investigación. Es docente de las cátedras de Teoría y Análisis Literario “C” y de Literatura Europea del Siglo XIX.
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Cath Andrews CathAndrews Catherine Andrews obtained her Ph.D. in Mexican History at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland in 2001. Her principal line of research is Nineteenth-Century Mexican Constitutional History . She also studies the political history of Tamaulipas and Mexico’s North East. She has lectured in various Mexican universities and is currently holds a professorship in the History Division of the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) in Mexico City. Webpage: http://www.catherineandrews.wordpress.com
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Catherine Reyes-Housholder Catherine Reyes... Catherine Reyes-Housholder is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Government at Cornell University. She researches representation, the presidency and gender, with a regional focus on Latin America. In addition to her work in Latin American Politics and Society, she has a forthcoming experimental study on symbolic representation and female chief executives in Politics, Groups and Identities. She has also written book chapters on presidents’ use of legislative power to advance pro-women change, the impact of Latin America’s presidentas on women’s engagement and participation and executive institutions and gender in post-transition countries. Her work has been cited by The Washington Post and The New York Times. Check out her web site at www.reyes-housholder.com.
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Cecilia Menjívar cecilia_menjivar Cecilia Menjívar is Foundation Distinguished Professor in the Department of Sociology and Co-Director of the Center for Migration Research at the University of Kansas. Her research has focused on the effects of the U.S. legal framework on the lives of Central American immigrants in the U.S., and on the structural and institutional bases of gender-based violence in the three northern countries of Central America.
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Cristina Escobar cescobar Cristina Escobar is a Sociologist PhD (University of California San Diego) and was a Postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University and a research associate at the Center for Migration and Development at the same University. She has taught at Temple University, Franklin and Marshall College, West Chester University and Rutgers University-Camden. She has done research on migration and citizenship, transnational immigrant organizations, and migrants’ political participation in the United States and Latin America.
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Carla Guerrón Montero cguerron Carla Guerrón Montero is a cultural and applied anthropologist trained in the United States and Latin America, and specialized in the African diaspora, the anthropology of tourism and the anthropology of food (Panama, Ecuador, Grenada, Brazil). She is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Latin American and Iberian Studies Program at the University of Delaware. Dr. Guerrón Montero has published a book (The Color of the Panela: Study of Afro-Ecuadorian Women in the Afro-Ecuadorian Andes), edited a book, and published extensively in English, Spanish, and Portuguese in professional journals and edited volumes. She is currently working on a book-length manuscript on the construction of Afro-Antillean identities in the context of the Panamanian tourism industry.
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Charlotte Chen chc190 Charlotte Chen is a senior at the University of Pittsburgh majoring in Economics and Computer Science. This article was written as part of the course “Latin American Economic Development,” a writing seminar offered by Professor Marla Ripoll at the Department of Economics.
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Caroline Hossein chossein Dr. Caroline Shenaz Hossein is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social Science at York University. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science and Gender (University of Toronto), an MPA (Cornell), a LL.B (University of Kent at Canterbury), and a BA (Saint Mary's University). Dr. Hossein examines the disbursement of financial resources to marginalized communities. Previously, she was a U.S Fulbright Fellow at the University of the West Indies-Mona. In addition to her academic work, she has a decade of experience as a development practitioner in global non-profits, including managing a community bank in Niger. Webpage: http://people.laps.yorku.ca/people.nsf/researcherprofile?readform&shortname=chos...

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