Patricia arias He obtained a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in Social Anthropology from the Ibero-American University of Mexico City, and a doctorate (New Regime) in Geography and Land Management from the University of Toulouse-Le Mirail, France. He is a member of the sni, level iii. His recent books include Successful migrants. The social franchise as a business model (2017) (coordinator) and Transplanted religiosities. Religious recompositions in new transnational settings (with Renée de la Torre, coordinators) (2017). Recent articles: (2020) “From migration to mobility. Los Altos de Jalisco ", in Social Interstices (2019), and" From the rebozo to the scarf. The reinvention of indigenous clothing ”, in Encartes (2019).