HIST 3512 Modern Latin America
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 51.2.
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3 hours; 2 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. (Not open to students who have completed History 66.2.). Alternatively, may satisfy credit requirements in Transnational and Comparative History.
Prerequisite: one of the following: History 1, 2, 3, 4, 41.8, 41.9, or permission of the chairperson.