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Fall 2017-2018
HIS 506 / LAS 526   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Modern Latin American History Since 1810

Robert A. Karl

Course examines interactions between states and citizens since Latin American independence with an additional consideration of the region's integration into global economic and political systems.

Sample reading list:
Peter Guardino, Peasants, Politics, and the Formation of Mexico's National..
Rebecca Scott, Slave Emancipation in Cuba
Emilio Kouri, A Pueblo Divided
Barbara Weinstein, For Social Peace in Brazil
Herbert Braun, The Assassination of Gaitan
Peter Winn, Weavers of Revolution
See instructor for complete list

Requirements/Grading:
Papers - 25%
Term Paper(s) - 35%
Class/Precept Participation - 40%

Other Requirements:
Open to Graduate Students Only.

Other information:
Some Spanish is highly recommended. See instructor for more details.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20433 S01 9:00 am - 11:50 am Th   Dickinson Hall   G14   Enrolled:6 Limit:20