Margaret Chowning

Margaret Chowning

Title
Professor
Department
Dept of History
Phone
(510) 653-1505
Research Expertise and Interest
Mexico, history, gender, women, Latin America
Research Description

Margaret Chowning (Stanford, 1985).  Professor and Head Graduate Advisor.  Primary field is Latin America.  Interests:  Mexico, Gender and Women, Political Economy.  Current projects:  Book (about half written) on Catholic women, the church, and Mexican politics from the late colony to 1920; and an article on religious education in late nineteenth-century Mexico.  Future project:  changes in domestic trade patterns and networks after Mexican independence.  

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