PRLS 4620 Seminar in the Political, Social, and Economic Status of Puerto Rico
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 71.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Political, social, and economic structures in Puerto Rico that shape the status issue. Analysis of congressional policies. United Nations debate on decolonization. Plebiscites and referenda. Effects of political status in social and economic terms. Role of Puerto Ricans in the U.S.
Prerequisite: Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 3310 or 4505 or permission of the chairperson.