Position/s

Faculty of Social & Behavioural Sciences, School of International Studies, Centre for Development Studies
Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Qualifications

BA (Hons), Phd (Flinders Uni.)

Honours, awards and grants

Certificate of Spanish, University of Havana, Cuba

Key responsibilities

Director of Studies/ Convenor Honours Development Studies/ Latin American Studies

Teaching interests

Development, Latin America

Topic Coordinator:

  • DVST1001  Political Economy of International Development
  • DVST2004  Introduction to Latin American Studies
  • DVST3010  Power and Political Violence in Latin America
  • DVST7014/9014 Indigenous Peoples and Development

Research interests

Mexico, Cuba, Latin America, development

Supervisory interests

  • Cuba, sport, revoln, political economy
  • Cuban contemporary history
  • History, Latin American
  • History, Mexican
  • Latin America, esp contemp history Mexico and Cuba
  • Latin American history
  • Latin American politics
  • Mexican contemporary history
  • Political economy, Cuba, sport, revoln
  • Politics, Latin American
  • Third world developent studies

RHD research supervision

Current

Principal supervisor : Mexican indigenous peoples and ecotourism (1) ;

Completion

Principal supervisor : Guatemala (1) ; mental health of migrants (1) ; development (10) ;

Associate supervisor : world debt and finance (1) ;

Publications

  • Lyons, T.J. and Pye, G.M. (2006). Africa on a global stage: an introduction. In Tanya Lyons, Geralyn Pye, ed. Africa on a Global Stage. New Jersey, USA: Africa World Press, pp. 1-13.
  • Pettavino, P. and Pye, G.M. (2004). Revolutionary Sport. In Aviva Chomsky, Barry Carr, Pamela Smorkaloff, ed. The Cuba Reader: History, Culture, Politics. Durham, USA: Duke University Press, pp. 475-480.
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Debt and Decline in Latin America: From Dizzy Development Plans to Deficit, Default and Decline. In Brooks, Francis & Scurrah, Martin, ed. Iberia and Latin America: The Last Twenty-Five Years, 1966-1991. 1st ed. Adelaide: Flinders University, pp. 94-101.
  • Pye, G.M. (1996). National Sports Policies: An International Handbook. In A.T. Johnson and L. Chalip, ed. National Sports Policies: An International Handbook. US: Greenwood Publishing Group.
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Sport in Cuba: The Diamond in the Rough (Japanese Translation) Pittsburgh, USA: University of Pittsburgh Press.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). Sport in Cuba: The Diamond in the Rough. Pittsburgh & London: University of Pittsburgh Press.
  • Lyons, T.J. and Pye, G.M. (2006). Editors. Africa on the Global Stage. New Jersey, USA: Africa World Press.
  • Pye, G.M. and Jolley, D.K. (2011). Indigenous Mobilization in Oaxaca, Mexico: Towards Indianismo? Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies, 17(2) pp. 179-195.
    [10.1080/13260219.2011.628285]
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Indigenous Law Bulletin. Indigenous Law Bulletin, 4(23) pp. 28-31.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). Sport in Cuba: Castro's Last Stand. Studies in Latin American Popular Culture, 13 pp. 165-184.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). Cuban Exiles and the Politics of US Cuban Relations. Anales (University of New South Wales. School of Spanish and Latin American Studies) 3(2) pp. 1-26.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). "Sports, Power and Machismo in Luisa Valenzuela's, 'the Lizard's Tail' " Studies in Latin American Popular Culture, 13 pp. 115-127.
  • Pye, G.M. (1993). Cuba Prospects for the 1990s. Jan
  • Pye, G.M. (1990). Hegemony and Counter-Hegemonic Uses of Physical Culture in Cuba before 1959. The Flinders Journal of History and Politics, 14 pp. 3-11.
  • Pye, G.M. (1986). The Ideology of Cuban Sport. Journal of Sport History, 13(2) pp. 119-127.
  • Pye, G.M. (1985). Art Education and Cultural Nationalism in the Mexican Revolution, 1920-1940. Journal of the Institute of Art Education, 9(3) pp. 29-37.
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Sport in Cuba: The Diamond in the Rough (Japanese Translation) Pittsburgh, USA: University of Pittsburgh Press.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). Sport in Cuba: The Diamond in the Rough. Pittsburgh & London: University of Pittsburgh Press.
  • Lyons, T.J. and Pye, G.M. (2006). Africa on a global stage: an introduction. In Tanya Lyons, Geralyn Pye, ed. Africa on a Global Stage. New Jersey, USA: Africa World Press, pp. 1-13.
  • Pettavino, P. and Pye, G.M. (2004). Revolutionary Sport. In Aviva Chomsky, Barry Carr, Pamela Smorkaloff, ed. The Cuba Reader: History, Culture, Politics. Durham, USA: Duke University Press, pp. 475-480.
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Debt and Decline in Latin America: From Dizzy Development Plans to Deficit, Default and Decline. In Brooks, Francis & Scurrah, Martin, ed. Iberia and Latin America: The Last Twenty-Five Years, 1966-1991. 1st ed. Adelaide: Flinders University, pp. 94-101.
  • Pye, G.M. (1996). National Sports Policies: An International Handbook. In A.T. Johnson and L. Chalip, ed. National Sports Policies: An International Handbook. US: Greenwood Publishing Group.
  • Pye, G.M. and Jolley, D.K. (2011). Indigenous Mobilization in Oaxaca, Mexico: Towards Indianismo? Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies, 17(2) pp. 179-195.
    [10.1080/13260219.2011.628285]
  • Pye, G.M. (1999). Indigenous Law Bulletin. Indigenous Law Bulletin, 4(23) pp. 28-31.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). "Sports, Power and Machismo in Luisa Valenzuela's, 'the Lizard's Tail' " Studies in Latin American Popular Culture, 13 pp. 115-127.
  • Pye, G.M. (1994). Sport in Cuba: Castro's Last Stand. Studies in Latin American Popular Culture, 13 pp. 165-184.

Professional and community engagement

Member Association of Iberian & Latin American Studies of Australasia, President of this association, ex-oficio

Expertise for media contact

Subject Titles

  • Cuba
  • Latin America

Interests

  • Latin America torture; Cuba, especially sport, revoln, political economy, Mexico-indigenous political mobilisation in the states of Oaxaca and Chiapas

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