Aims McGuinness

Aims McGuinness

Associate Professor

Office: Holton Hall, Room 329
Phone: (414) 229-4227
e-mail: smia@uwm.edu
Curriculum Vitae: pdf

Degree(s):

Ph.D., University of Michigan. (2001)
A.B., Princeton University (1990)

Research Interests:

Latin America, global history, U.S. empire, sovereignty, socialism

Teaching Areas:

Latin America, global history, U.S. empire, socialism, exploration, historical methodology

Courses Offered:

Hist 132: World History, 1500-Present
Hist 293: Seminar on Historical Methods (History of Exploration)
Hist 372: Revolutions in Global History/Socialism in Global History
Hist 600: Seminar in History (History of Exploration)
Hist 939: Approaches to Global History
Hist 940: Biography and Global History
Global 101: People and Politics
Global 321: The City in Global History

Selected Publications

Smith, Adam, Zeidler, Anita, and McGuinness, Aims. “Advancing Human Progress: Frank P. Zeidler’s Vision for Milwaukee.” Sponsored by the UW-Milwaukee History Department and the Frank P. Zeidler Memorial Lecture Committee (2012) .
Banerjee, Sukanya, McGuinness, Aims, and McKay, Steven C., eds. “New Routes for Diaspora Studies.” Indiana University Press. (2012): 252.
McGuinness, Aims, and McKay, Steven C. “Afterword: Diaspora and the Language of Neoliberalism.” New Routes for Diaspora Studies Ed. Banerjee, Sukanya, McGuinness, Aims, and McKay, Steven C. Indiana University Press. (2012): pp. 229-232 (4 pgs.).
McGuinness, Aims. “Museum Exhibition at Smithsonian Institution, Panamanians Passages/Pasajes Panameños (Ripley Center).” Collaboration between the Smithsonian Latino Center, the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, and the Museo del Canal Interoceánico de Panamá (2009) .
McGuinness, Aims. “Review of Myths of Harmony: Race and Republicanism during the Age of Revolution, Colombia 1795–1831.” 14.2 Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. (2009): 500-502.
McGuinness, Aims. “Path of Empire: Panama and the California Gold Rush (Paperback, Revised).” Ed. McGuinness, Aims. Cornell University Press. (2009): 264.
McGuinness, Aims. “The Revolution Begins Here: Milwaukee and the History of Socialism.” Perspectives on Milwaukee’s Past Ed. Anderson, Margo J., and Greene, Victor. University of Illinois Press. (2009): 77-104.
McGuinness, Aims. “Sovereignty on the Isthmus: Federalism, U.S. Empire, and the Struggle for panama during the California Gold Rush.” The State of Sovereignty: Territories, Laws, Populations Ed. Howland, Douglas R., and White, Louise. Indiana University Press. (2009): 19-34.
McGuinness, Aims. “Path of Empire: Panama and the California Gold Rush.” Ed. McGuinness, Aims. Cornell University Press. (2008): 264.