This is a collection of peer-reviewed academic world history essays and articles. We invite and encourage anyone interested in teaching, researching, or studying world history and global studies to contribute and comment.
Blake C. Scott is a doctoral student, studying Latin American and
Caribbean history at the University of Texas at Austin. Before
arriving to Texas in the Fall of 2009, he earned an MA at the
University of Georgia and a BA at Florida State University, where he
focused on the cultural history of U.S.-Latin American relations. His
current research looks at the emergence of a transnational tourism
industry in the Caribbean during the first half of the twentieth