2020-2021 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
LAS 331 - Modern Latin America
This course will focus on themes related to Latin America from the independence period to the present day. Major themes will include patterns of state formation and models of economic development; United States intervention; the origins and course of radicalism and counter-revolution; and the problems of peaceful reform. Part of the Identity Issue. Cross-listed with HST 331. Prerequisite: Junior standing.