Missouri State University

Honors College

Dr. Indira Palacios-Valladares

Indira Palacios-Valladares

Email

Phone

417-836-6927

(work)

Office

Strong Hall 316

Department

Political Science

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Political Science
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Assistant Professor

Education

  • PhD, Political Science, 2006, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching

  • American Government and Democracy
  • American Government and Democracy Honors Section
  • Graduate Seminar in Comparative Politics
  • Introduction to Comparative Government

Research and professional interests

  • Why some groups are more likely to organize and protest
  • Why some groups are relatively more successful than others in advancing their political/economic interests
  • How dynamics of social and political contention promote democracy
  • Published on issues pertaining Chilean labor politics and women’s social and political participation in Latin      America  
  • Latin-American student movements and attempts to explain why student mobilization varies across the region

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