JUST 3048 Jews of Latin America

3 hours; 3 credits

Explores Latin American Jewish history from colonial rule to the twentieth century. Migration, agricultural colonies, political activism, and literature. Comparison of European, North African, and Middle Eastern Jewish communities. Measures the roles of race, religion, and ethnicity in Latin American societies through Jewish developments. This course is the same as Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 3048 .

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of department.


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