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Research interests

Mexico, El Salvador, Migration, History, Human Rights, Cognitive Studies

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Wisconsin

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history Social Sciences
museum Social Sciences

Research Output 1995 2017

Political Refugees from El Salvador: Gang Politics, the State, and Asylum Claims

McNamara, P. J., Dec 2017, In : Refugee Survey Quarterly. 36, p. 1-24 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


My zapotec museum: Violence, capitalism, and memory in Oaxaca, Mexico

McNamara, P. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Ethnohistory. 61, 4, p. 671-679 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

capitalist society

Rewriting zapata: Generational conflict on the eve of the Mexican revolution

McNamara, P. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Mexican Studies - Estudios Mexicanos. 30, 1, p. 122-149 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Land Tenure

Review of Lynn Stephen, Zapotec Women: Gender, Class and Ethnicity in Globalized Oaxaca

McNamara, P. J., 2008, In : The Americas. 65, p. 112-113

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fellowships, Honors, and Prizes

Institute for Advanced Study Faculty Fellows, Spring 2007

Bic Ngo (Recipient), Lesley Craig Unkefer (Recipient), Njeri Githire (Recipient), Jan Estep (Recipient), Jason McGrath (Recipient), Maki Isaka (Recipient), George L Henderson (Recipient), Patrick J McNamara (Recipient) & Robin Stryker (Recipient), Jan 1 2007

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively