Colonialism and Development in Spanish America
100 St. George Sid Smith 3130
Time: Apr 13th, 2:00 pm End: Apr 13th, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: Spanish & Portuguese (FAS), Sociology (FAS), Political Science, Latin American, Information, Faculty of, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), 2000-, 1950-2000
Talk by James Mahoney, Economic History, Political Science, and Sociology at Northwestern University
The Latin American Studies Program and the Political Science Seminar Series are pleased to present
James Mahoney, Northwestern University COLONIALISM AND DEVELOPMENT IN SPANISH AMERICA
James Mahoney is Fitzgerald Professor of economic history and professor of political science and sociology at Northwestern University. He is the author of The Legacies of Liberalism: Path Dependence and Political Regimes in Central America (2001) which received the Barrington Moore Jr. Prize of the Comparative and Historical Section of the American Sociological Association. He is also the author and editor of several books dealing with issues of theory and method in comparative historical analysis in the social sciences.
On this occasion, Professor Mahoney will be speaking about his latest book Colonialism and Postcolonial Development. Spanish America in Comparative Perspective (Cambridge 2010).
Please join us!
When: Friday, April 13, 2 - 4 pm Where: Sidney Smith Hall, seminar room # 3130