HIS 204 Survey of Latin America: Modern, 3 credits

History 204 surveys Latin American civilization from 1810, the era of Independence, to the contemporary period. Part I takes up the history of nineteenth-century Latin America, first analyzing the challenges of independence, and then describing the impact of economic modernization from 1870. Part II examines the 20th century-the era of Latin American Revolutions.

Prerequisite: Two semesters of History/Political Science Survey. (On demand)