William E. Skuban

Dr. William Skuban

Professor & Department Chair

Office: Social Sciences 101

Email: weskuban@csufresno.edu

Office Phone: 278-6622

Education:
Ph.D. - University of California, Davis (2000)

 

Research/Teaching Interests:

Latin America (Spanish South America), nationalism and national identity, US-Latin American international relations

Recent Publications:

Lines in the Sand: Nationalism and Identity on the Peruvian-Chilean Frontier. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2007.

"La apertura y el cierre de la frontera chileno-peruana: El plebiscito de Tacna y Arica, 1884-1929," in Ampliando miradas: Chile y su historia en un tiempo global, ed. Fernando Purcell and Alfredo Riquelme, 129 –158. Santiago de Chile: RIL editores, 2009.

"Civic and Ethnic Conceptions of Nationhood on the Peruvian-Chilean Frontier, 1880-1930." Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism 8, no. 3 (2008): 386-407.

"El nacionalismo y la cuestión indígena en el sur del Perú, 1900-1930." Revista Andina 41 (Segundo Semestre del 2005).

Courses Offered:

Republics of Latin America
Colonial Americas
South America
US-Latin American Relations
Social Revolution in Latin America
Latin American History in Film

Work in Progress:

 I am currently working on a new book project, entitled: By Reason, Faith, or Force: Church and State in Chile, 1810 –1932.