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Forrest Colburn
Position: Professor
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D. Cornell University
Research Interests: Latin America, developing nations, revolution

Prof. Colburn currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Latin American Studies at Lehman College. His books includ:  The Vogue of Revolution in Poor Countries Princeton University Press, 1994;  My Car in Managua. University of Texas Press, 1991;  Managing the Commanding Height: Nicragaua's State Enterprises. University of California Press, 1990; and Post-Revolutionary Nicaragua: State, Class and the Dilemmas of Agrarian Policy .  University of California Press, 1986; and Latin America at the End of Politics.  Princeton University Press, 2002. He has also edited Everyday Forms of Resistance.  M.E. Sharpe, 1989; and Centroamérica: Estrategias de desarrollo.  Editorial Universitaria Centroamericana, 1987.