HIST 121. Modern Latin America. 3 Hours HT GE3H / W.

Students are introduced to historical analysis within the context of the emergence of national identities and the process of modernization in the region. It also discusses key processes such as urbanization and industrialization and examines social movements for reform or revolution in the 20th Century. The course compares social, cultural, economic, and political changes across a variety of countries since 1810, giving particular attention to the legacies of colonialism. In this way the course deals with interpretations of the processes and movements and major issues of Latin American historiography. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in History

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...Asia HIST 119 History of East Asia, Honors HIST 120 Colonial Latin America HIST 121...

Minor in History

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...Asia HIST 119 History of East Asia, Honors HIST 120 Colonial Latin America HIST 121...

Bachelor of Social Work

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...Korea HIST 117 Russia, An Introduction HIST 118...the East, Honors EALC 121 Introduction to Contemporary...