Research Summary and Profile
- Research interests:
- Human rights, Modern History , Political Institutions, Regional history, Social Sciences
- North America, South America
- Summary of research interests and expertise:
Rosie joined the Institute for the Study of the Americas in January 2013 having graduated from a PhD at the University of St Andrews the previous year. Her research interests are related to the political history of Latin America and the Atlantic world. Her PhD in the nineteenth-century political history of Mexico was a study of the insurrectionary political practice of the pronunciamiento from the regional perspective of Jalisco in western Mexico in the early national period (1821-1852). Her research at the Institute relates to the intersection of liberal constitutionalism, democracy, human rights, revolution and insurrection in Mexico. She is also participating in a number of projects relating to liberalism, democracy and constitutionalism in the Hispanic world and the Americas.