HISTORY 691 - Studies in Latin American and Caribbean History
Section: 001 Transnational and Hemispheric Approaches
Term: FA 2017
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Reading knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese highly desirable.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This is a course designed to help students develop an understanding of the basic contours of Modern Latin American and Caribbean History, roughly 1810 to the present, to become familiar with key historiographic trends, themes, and debates such as comparative slavery and emancipation, populism and popular culture, dependency and development, revolution, the Cold War, democratic transitions, and neoliberalism, and to consider how race, gender, class and empire intersect with each of these themes. Students planning to develop an exam field in Modern Latin America and the Caribbean are strongly encouraged to take this class.

HISTORY 691 - Studies in Latin American and Caribbean History
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001 (REC)
Tu 2:00PM - 5:00PM
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