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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HST 260 - Modern Latin American History and Culture

Surveys the history and culture of Latin America from its struggle for independence to the recent past. Examines the geography and economy of Latin America and the role of religion and race in the region. Political traditions in Latin America, e.g. dictatorships and movements for democracy, and the region’s role in international affairs and its relationship to the United States, will also be covered. Satisfies the World Cultures General Education requirement.

(Cr: 3)