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Lines of Research


  • Comparative political and administrative systems.
  • Latin America's international relations.
  • Organisations and international law.
  • Sustainable development and international cooperation.
  • Origins of European colonial expansion.
  • History of Latin America (20th and 21st centuries).
  • Historical memory in Europe and Latin America.
  • Economic History of Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Business History of Latin America.
  • Human Geography and Migrations in Latin America.
  • Local Development and Cooperativism.
  • European institutions and regional integration processes.
  • Effectiveness and protection of human rights.
  • Democratic transitions.
  • Modernisation of the State and Public Administrations.
  • Governance and quality of the Higher Education system.
  • Leadership and institutional change.
  • Sociology of culture and education.
  • Application of new technologies to Social Sciences.

University Institute for Social Studies on Latin America

Universidad de Alicante
Edificio Polivalente III, planta baja
Carretera San Vicente s/n
03690 San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante (Spain)

Tel: (+34) 96 590 9395

Fax: (+34) 96 590 3464



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Carretera San Vicente del Raspeig s/n - 03690 San Vicente del Raspeig - Alicante - Tel. 96 590 3400 - Fax 96 590 3464