HIS 121-01: Modern Latin American

Academic Year:
Fall 2014
Day and Time:
MW 1:25-2:15

A survey of the political, economic, and cultural development of Latin America from 1824 to the present. Emphasis on Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Cuba and Colombia.  Topics include case studies of 19th-centurycaudillos, social and economic change, abolition of slavery, positivism and cultural nationalism, 20th-century revolutions, and Latin American-U.S. relations.

Percentage of Latin Am and/or Latino Content: 100%

Percentage of Latin American, Caribbean, or Latino Content: