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Modern Latin America


Modern Latin America

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This course will introduce the student to the history of Latin and South America from the early 19th century, when many Latin and South American colonies declared their independence from European rule, to the present day. The student will learn about the major political, economic, and social changes that took place throughout Latin and South America during this 200-year period, such as efforts by independent Latin and South American nations to create stable economies in the 19th century,... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 21, 2014
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Panama Canal, Economy, Latin America, Religion, Europe, Authoritarianism, Independence, Spanish-American War, War on Drugs, South America, Dictatorships, Imperialism, Mexican Revolution, Military


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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