Professor Black’s international experience includes Senior Associate Membership at
St. Antony’s College, Oxford University; Fulbright, Mellon and other grants and
Fellowships in South America, the Caribbean, and India; on-site or short-term teaching
and honorary faculty positions in several Latin American countries, and extensive
overseas lecturing and research. She was also a Peace Corps Volunteer in Chile and a
faculty member with the University of Pittsburgh’s Semester-at-Sea program. 

Dr. Black was a research professor in the Division of Public Administration , University
of New Mexico, and editor and research administrator in American University’s Foreign
Area Studies Division. She has also served on some two dozen international editorial and
non-governmental organization boards. 

Articles

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What the U.S. Electorate Might Learn from Latin America, Peace Review (2006)

The article comments on key political conditions and movements in Latin America, citing issues on...

 

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The Empire Strikes Out? Western Hemisphere Lessons in Empire-building and Maintenance, Journal of Developing Societies (2005)

For much of the developing world, concerned now with the implications of a ‘New American...

 

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Exorcising the Ghost of Pinochet, European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies (2002)

The detention of Augusto Pinochet in London in 1998 on an extradition petition from a...

 

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Independent Kazakhstan (with Martin C. Needler), Contemporary Review (1995)

Focuses on the problems faced by an independent Kazakhstan, following the collapse of the Soviet...

 

Books

Contributions to Books

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Inequality in the Global Village, Beyond Borders: Thinking Critically about Global Issues (2006)
 

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The U.S.-Cuba Stand-off: A Double Con?, Foreign Policy toward Cuba: Isolation or Engagement? (2005)
 

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Democracy and Development in Brazil: Cardoso's Catch-22, Assessing Democracy in Latin America: A Tribute to Russell H. Fitzgibbon (1998)
 

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[Entries on] Development, The Dominican Republic, and Haiti, Political and Economic Encyclopedia of South America and the Caribbean (1991)
 

Book Reviews