HIST 372. Violence and Conflict in Latin American History, Honors. 3 Hours H/W.

This course treats the history of Latin America since the European conquest through the prism of violence and social conflict. It traces the roots of the region's social collapse during the 20th century to political and cultural factors in the colonial and early national periods. Using films and literature in addition to historical texts, the course discusses the sources of nationalism, civil wars, banditry, urbanization, violent dissent, military dictatorships, human rights abuses, and guerrilla insurgencies as well as the political uses of violence made by different social groups. Not open to students who have taken HIST 370. Prerequisite: Membership in the University Honors Program or consent of instructor. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in History

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...in Latin American History HIST 371 Tequila, Tango, Carnival, City HIST 372 Violence and Conflict...

Minor in History

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...in Latin American History HIST 371 Tequila, Tango, Carnival, City HIST 372 Violence and Conflict...

Bachelor of Arts in Global and International Studies

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...HIST/EVRN 103 Environment and History 3 HIST...305 Modern Africa AAAS 372 Religion, Power, and...

Global and International Studies Minor

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...Honors HIST 103 Environment and History 3 HIST...305 Modern Africa AAAS 372 Religion, Power, and...

Minor in Human Sexuality

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...AMS 323/HUM 332/HIST 332 Sex in...of Sex ANTH/AAAS 372 Religion, Power, and...

Minor in Brazilian Studies

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...Economic Development HIST 370 Violence and Conflict in Latin American History HIST 372 Violence and...