- Institute of Latin American Studies
The Institute of Latin American Studies (ILAS) was set up in
1965at the University of London, with the objective of providing postgraduatelevel teaching and a focus for research on the literature, history, politics and economics of Latin Americaand the Caribbean.
In August 2004 the ILAS merged with the Institute of United States Studies (IUSS), also founded in 1965. They became the
Institute for the Study of the Americas, which forms part of the University of London’s School of Advanced Study.
* [http://polarch.sas.ac.uk/pages/intro.htm Website of a project sponsored jointly by the Institute of Commonwealth Studies (ICS) and the Institute for the Study of the Americas (ISA)] Containing historical archives and access to an extensive collection of political ephemera.
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