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321 Landrum Bolling Center

Joanna Swanger

Director of Peace and Global Studies Program; Associate Professor of Peace and Global Studies


  • Peace & Global Studies
  • History


  • Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin
  • M.A., University of Texas, Austin
  • B.A., Earlham College

Selected Courses

"Senior Seminar" (PAGS 488)
"Senior Research Methods" (PAGS 486)
"Latin America To 1825" (HIST/LAS 353)
"Latin America Since 1825" (HIST/LAS 354)
"Global Dynamics & World Peace" (PAGS 240)
"Cuban History" (HIST/LAS 290)
"Conflict Resolution" (PAGS/ENVS/BNP 343)
"Comparative Revolutions in 20th-Century Latin America"


Professional Memberships

Global Political Economy Commission (GPEC) of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA)
      (Co-Convener of GPEC, 2006-2012)
Peace & Justice Studies Association (PJSA)
International Peace Research Association (IPRA)
Mexico Solidarity Network Study Abroad Academic Committee
Latin American Studies Association (LASA)
Labor & Working Class History Association (LAWCHA)
American Historical Association (AHA)

Earlham College, an independent, residential college, aspires to provide the highest-quality undergraduate education in the liberal arts, including the sciences, shaped by the distinctive perspectives of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

Earlham College
801 National Road West
Richmond, Indiana
1-765-983-1200 — Main Switchboard
1-800-EARLHAM (327-5426) — Admission


Earlham admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.