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Dissertation: “La Idea Salvadora: Immigration and Colonization Politics in Mexico, 1821-1857.”

Major Field: European History
Minor Field: Latin American History
Research Project: “Professional Mexicanization: Manuel Gamio and the Politics of Acculturation.”

Majors: History, International Studies, Spanish.


Dr. Burden is a member of the national governing boards of the Conference on Faith and History, and Phi Alpha Theta, National History Honor Society.

As of Fall 2014, he is professor and chair of the department of history, Anderson University, Anderson, South Carolina.