Carla M Guerron-Montero

Anthropology

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  • <p>Research focuses on the peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean, with special emphasis on those of African descent.</p>
  • Examines how the development of tourism as a major industry in this region influences state policy and grassroots initiatives. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
  • Work includes investigations of globalization, race relations, gender relations and political changes in Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Has conducted field research, living in communities and working closely with residents, in Ecuador, Panama, Grenada and Brazil.

Titles:
Associate Professor, Anthropology
Director, Latin American Studies

UDaily Article:
Latin American Studies offers series on Afro-Latin music

Keywords:
African diaspora, Panama, tourism, Latin America, Brazil, globalization