Fields of interest: United States History:
Philippine History, Comparative History of Slavery and Abolition,
Education: Ph.D. Stanford University, 1993
- "In our Orientalist Imagination:
Historiography and the Culture of Colonialism in the United
State", Radical History Review, Spring 1991.
- "'Nothing Without Labor': Penology,
Discipline, and Independence in the Philippines Under United States
Rule" in Vicente L. Rafael, ed. Disprepant Histories:
Translocal Essays on Filipino Cultures, Anvil Press, Manila and
Temple U.P., 1995.
- The Embarrassment of Slavery: Controversies
Over Bondage and Nationalism in the American Colonial Philippines.
University of California Press, forthcoming 2000.
- "Ancient Philippine Slavery and Modern
Ideology: Historical and Historiographical Issues in the Grounding of
Philippine Studies." Pilipinas: A Journal of Philippine
Studies, Fall 1999.
- From Prison to School, From Colony to Nation:
Civilizing Discipline in the American Colonial Philippines. Book
manuscript in preparation