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HIST 3512 Modern Latin America

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 51.2.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

This information is in effect as of academic year 2023. The current course information can be found in bulletins at

3 hours; 3 credits

Latin America since 1880. Growth of selected countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, and Mexico. Regionalism, dictatorship, land reforms, and constitutional issues. Growth of nationalism, liberalism, dictatorships, and democracy from the standpoint of local conditions, domestic history, and inter-American and world politics.


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