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LALS 1 - 01   Introduction to Latin American and Latino Studies

2017 Summer Quarter

Class Details

Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
70669
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
ER, IS, E
Status
Open
Available Seats
8
Enrollment Capacity
30
Enrolled
22
Wait List Capacity
0
Wait List Total
0

Description

Interdisciplinary introduction presenting the elements for studying Latin American politics and economics, culture, and society as well as the dynamics of Latino communities in the U.S. Special attention paid to issues of colonialism, human rights, U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, racism, capitalist globalization, migration, to emerging political and economic shifts in the Americas, and to new local and transnational efforts for social change on the part of Latin America's peoples and Latinos in the U.S.

Meeting Information

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
TuTh 09:00AM-12:30PM J Baskin Engr 372 Araujo,S.G. 06/26/17 - 07/28/17
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