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Oct 27, 2021
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HIS 255 - Introduction to Latin America
Introduction To Latin American History
Prerequisite: None

This course focuses on the assimilation and transformation of Amerindian, African, and European cultures in Latin America from the sixteenth century to the present. It examines the political, cultural, and economic forces that have conditioned the development of institutions and ideas in Spanish and Portuguese America. Students taking this course to meet requirements in the History major must enroll in HIS 255, not LAS 255.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

History Department

Course Attributes:
History Global

May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Non Credit

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