Grad Students

Matías Fernández



Contact Information

Email    matfernan@ucla.edu
Office  Not Available

Fields of Study

Political sociology, Markets, Knowledge, Historical and comparative sociology, Comparative ethnicity, Ethnography, Latin America.

Publications

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Fernández, Matías (Online First). “Hanging Out Together, Surviving on Your Own: The Precarious Communities of Day Laborers.” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography. doi.org/10.1177/0891241617716743

Fernández, Matías. 2016. “Review of Luis Garrido Soto, La ‘vía Chilena’ al Socialismo (1970-1973). Un Itinerario Geohistórico de la Unidad Popular en el Sistema-Mundo.” International Journal of Comparative Sociology 57(4):259–62. doi.org/10.1177/0020715216667839

Araos, Consuelo, Macarena Cea, Matías Fernández, and Eduardo Valenzuela. 2014. “The Role of School Context on Marijuana Use in Chile: A Classroom-level Analysis.” Deviant Behavior 35(5):412-32. dx.doi.org/10.1080/01639625.2014.855100

Fernández, Matías. 2012. “The Socioeconomic Impact of Drug-Related Crimes in Chile.” International Journal of Drug Policy, 23(6): 465-472. doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2012.03.007

Fernández, Matías. 2012. “The Socioeconomic Cost of Illicit Drug Consumption in Chile.” CEPAL Review 107: 87-105.

Fernández, Matías. 2012. “El Costo Socioeconómico del Consumo de Drogas Ilegales en Chile.” Revista de la CEPAL, 107: 93-114.

Valenzuela, Eduardo, and Fernández, Matías. 2011. “The Sequence of Drug Use: Testing the Gateway Hypothesis in Latin America.” The Journal of International Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Research, 1: 1-8.

Fernández, Matías. 2011. “¿Democracia Radical o Plural? Sobre los Límites Políticos y Teóricos del Antagonismo.” Revista de Pensamiento Político, 1: 41-50.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Fernández, M., Ordóñez, M. 2007. “Participación Ciudadana en la Agenda Gubernamental de 2007: Caracterización de los Compromisos” (Citizen Participation in the 2007 Government's Agenda: A Characterization of the Commitments). Third Barometer of Citizenship, Research Report, Innovation & Citizenship NGO, Santiago Chile.

Advisors

Rogers Brubaker (Chair), César Ayala, Sebastian Edwards, Kevan Harris, CK Lee

Degrees

C. Phil Sociology, UCLA (2016)

MA Sociology, UCLA (2014)

Licenciate (BA) and professional title in Sociology (highest honors), Universidad Católica de Chile (2009)