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Jeffery M. Paige

Fellow
Latin American Program

Expertise:
Democratic Transition
;
Latin America
Affiliation:
Professor of Sociology, University of Michigan
Wilson Center Project(s):
“The Discourse of Indigenous Revolution in the Andes”
Term:
Sep 05, 2012
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May 24, 2013

Jeffery M. Paige is a Professor of Sociology at the University of Michigan, where he has served as Director of the Center for Research on Social Organization and was a Founder of the Program for the Comparative Study of Social Transformations. His first book, a comparative study of revolution in Vietnam, Peru and Angola, received the Sorokin Award of the American Sociological Association.  He was a Fulbright Scholar in El Salvador, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, all of which he visited frequently in the revolutionary decade of 1979-1992. He is currently working on a comparative study of the discourse of indigenous revolution in Bolivia and Ecuador based on interviews with indigenous leaders from 2008 to 2011.  

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