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    HIS 322LEC - Latin Amer:Cult & History
    Latin Amer:Cult & History TRU Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   23624   Enrollment Capacity:   40
    Section:   TRU   Enrollment Total:   27
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   13
    Dates:   08/27/2018 - 12/07/2018   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   T R , 12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
    Room:   Filmor 322 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
      Course Description
    The leaders of the newly independent Latin American nations faced a multitude of problems. Geography, culture, economics, and political rivalries doomed most Latin nations to chaos and economic underdevelopment. The first part of this class will focus on the colonial legacy and nineteenth century frustration. The class will examine two unique attempts to grapple with those problems in Haiti and Paraguay. The next two sections will cover failed attempts at reform in Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay and then study equally futile revolutions in Mexico, Cuba, Bolivia, and Nicaragua. The fourth section of the course will focus on current problems, including drugs, debt, immigration, and the looming pressure of the United States. AAL
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