Department of Hispanic Studies
The University of Houston
416 Agnes Arnold Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3062
(713) 743-3007

 

Dennis Parle, Ph.D.

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  Dennis J. Parle, Ph.D.

  Associate Professor of Spanish  

  Office: 449 Agnes Arnold Hall          

  713-743-3007

  dparle@uh.edu

Education:

Ph.D., Contemporary Latin-American Literature, University of Kansas

M.A., Comparative Tropical History, University of Wisconsin

B.A., World History, Oakland University (Rochester, MI)

Professional Development in Business Administration:

Introduction to Business Administration for Academic Ph.D.’s, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia.

Introductory level courses in the following areas: Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Macro-Economics, Management, Marketing, Finance, Bauer College of Business, University of Houston  

Research and Teaching Interests:

Spanish language and cross-cultural communication related to international business

Courses Taught:

Spanish Language of Business and Trade (undergraduate) 

Cross-Cultural Business Environments: U.S. and Latin America (undergraduate) - Syllabus

Publications:

"Current Events and Country Reports: Enlivening Advanced Courses in Business Spanish," The Journal of Language for International Business, Fall, 1997, 67‑76.

"Managing an Advanced Business Spanish Course with Business Majors and Native Speakers," Global Business Languages, Fall, 1996, 81‑93.

"The Novels of the Mexican Revolution Published by the Casa Editorial Lozano," The Americas Review, Fall‑Winter, 1989, 162‑168.

"El control narrativo en 'San Antoñito' de Tomás Carrasquilla," El café literario: Revista colombiana de literatura y arte, abril‑junio, 1984, 35‑37.

"Narrative Style and Technique in Nellie Campobello's Cartucho," Kentucky Romance Quarterly, Winter, 1984, 201‑11.

"Las funciones del tiempo en la estructura de El Resplandor de Mauricio Magdaleno," Hispania, March, 1980, 58‑68.

"El punto de vista y la visión poética en Flor de juegos antiguosde Agustín Yáñez," La semana de Bellas Artes (México: Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes), 116, febrero de 1980, 5‑7. 

"El papel de la caracterización en la estructura de La creaciónde Agustín Yáñez," Symposium, Winter, 1978, 328‑40.