HIST 004 Syllabus

HIST 004. Latin American History

Drawing on literature, cinema, newspapers, cartoons, music, official documents, and historical essays, this survey course examines the colonial incorporation of the region into the Atlantic economy; the neo-colonial regimes of the 19th and 20th centuries and their diverse and also convergent historical paths; and the challenges and opportunities of earlier and current globalization trends. Emphasis on changes and continuities over five centuries exploring revolutionary, reformist, and conservative agendas of change as well as gender, class, racial and religious issues.
Social sciences.
1 credit.
Eligible for LALS
Spring 2019. Armus.
Catalog chapter: History  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/history

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