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Lesley Gill

Born: 1955

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Anthropologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Peasants, Entrepreneurs, and Social Change

    University: BA, Macalester College (1977)
    University: MA, Columbia University (1978)
    University: MPhil, Columbia University (1980)
    University: PhD, Columbia University (1984)
    Professor: American University
    Professor: Anthropology, Vanderbilt University (2008-)
    Department Chair: Anthropology, Vanderbilt University (2008-)

Author of books:
Peasants, Entrepreneurs, and Social Change: Frontier Development in Lowland Bolivia (1987, politics)
Precarious Dependencies: Gender, Class, and Domestic Service in Bolivia (1994, social studies)
Teetering on the Rim: Global Restructuring, Daily Life, and the Armed Retreat of the Bolivian State (2000, politics)
The School of the Americas: Military Training and Political Violence in the Americas (2004, corporate history)
A Century of Violence in a Red City: Popular Struggle, Counterinsurgency, and Human Rights in Colombia (2016, social studies)

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