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Maxwell School
Maxwell / Moynihan / PLACA

DIRECTORS

Rafael Fernández de Castro

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Fernandez-de-Castro,-Rafael
Contact Information
rafernan@maxwell.syr.edu

338 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-4339

Jay and Debe Moskowitz Endowed Chair


Degree

Ph.D., Georgetown University, 1995

Specialties

Mexico-U.S. trade and immigration, economic development and political economy of Mexico, social outcomes for Mexican immigrants to the U.S.


Gladys McCormick

Assistant Professor, History

McCormick-Gladys

Contact Information
gmccormi@maxwell.syr.edu

510 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-9325

Degree

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009

Specialties

Latin America and the Caribbean, 19th and 20th century Mexico

Publications

Book, The Logic of Compromise: Authoritarianism, Betrayal, and Revolution in Rural Mexico, 1935-1965. University of North Carolina Press, April 2016.
 
Article, “Looking for Truths in a Constructed Archive: The Case of Jacinto López and the Politics of Accommodation in Rural Mexico.” A ContraCorriente, Spring 2016.
 
Chapter, “The Forgotten Jaramillo: Building a Social Base of Support for Authoritarianism in Rural Mexico,” in Dictablanda: Politics, Work, and Culture in Mexico, 1938–1968.  Edited by Ben Smith and Paul Gillingham.  Duke University Press, 2014.
 
“Transnationalism: A Category of Analysis,” with Laura Briggs and JT Way.  Special Issue on Transnationalism, American Quarterly, September 2008.