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Thomas C. Field Jr.

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Associate Professor and Department Chair of Global Security and Intelligence Studies at the Embry-Riddle College of Security and Intelligence

Full Biography

Thomas Field is Associate Professor and Department Chair of Global Security and Intelligence Studies at the Embry-Riddle College of Security and Intelligence.  He is author of From Development to Dictatorship: Bolivia and the Alliance for Progress in the Kennedy Era (Cornell University Press, 2014), which was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Title and won the Thomas McGann Award from the Rocky Mountain Council on Latin American Studies.  He previously received the Bernath Article Prize and the Unterberger Dissertation Prize, both from the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations.  He is currently writing a book about the death of Che Guevara in Bolivia and its impact on the Third World project.