MARS, Perry. Guyanese, b. 1941. Genres: Area studies. Career: University of Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana, senior lecturer, 1976-87, professor of political science and development studies, 1987-94, head of Department of Political Science and Law, 1976-78 and 1986-87, dean of faculty of social science, 1979-82, coordinator of research and international communications at Institute of Development Studies, 1987-92, acting director of the institute, 1988-89; Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, King, Chavez, Parks Visiting Professor, 1991-92, associate professor, 19922000, professor of Africana studies, 2000-. Visiting scholar, senior lecturer, professor, fellow at colleges and universities. Publications: (ed. with H. Lutchman, and contrib) Selected Issues in Guyanese Politics, 1976; Ideology and Change: The Transformation of the Caribbean Left, 1998. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of Africana Studies, Wayne State University, 51 West Warren, Detroit, MI 48202, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]
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