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HIST0285A-F13

Colonial Latin America

Colonial Latin America
We will examine the formation of Latin American societies from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century, with emphasis on four major phases: indigenous, European, and African civilizations prior to contact; conditions that facilitated the European conquest; life in the colonial societies; and the political, economic, and philosophical changes that led to the independence movements of the nineteenth century. Pre-1800. 2 hrs. lect., 1 hr. disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92287

Course

HIST0285

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