SPANISH 430 - Advanced Studies in Hispanic Culture and Society
Section: 004 The Idea of Latin America
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Spanish (SPANISH)
Department: LSA Romance Languages & Literatures
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Enforced Prerequisites:
Nine credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399; or two RCLANG 324 and six credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course examines the idea of Latin America, and how it was built over time. Starting with the conflict that emerged between Colombus's expectation of finding the Indies and the reality of the new world, and passing through the establishment of imperial colonies, the resulting movements of independence, and the rise of neocolonialism and globalization, students will have the chance to reflect on the idea of Latin America through primary and secondary sources. Students will read texts that deal with Latin American history, society, politics, economics, and culture through a multi-national approach, touching on topics such as class, race, gender, colonialism, dependency, and intervention.

This course counts as literature credit for the Spanish minor.

SPANISH 430 - Advanced Studies in Hispanic Culture and Society
Schedule Listing
004 (LEC)
P
31556
Open
18
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (LEC)
P
31603
Open
18
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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