HIST 121: Latin American Civilization: National Period

Academic Year:
Fall 2013
Day and Time:
Mon – Wed 11:10 am -11:00 am Friday, Discussions

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-century caudillos, social and economic change, abolition of slavery, positivism and cultural nationalism, 20th-century revolutions, and Latin American-U.S. relations.

Percentage of Latin American, Caribbean, or Latino Content: