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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Politics

POLI 362 Latin American Politics (1)

This course offers a broad introduction to critical themes in Latin American politics. After a brief overview of political economy from colonialism to the present, much of the course will explore the diversity of contemporary Latin America through case studies. Topics may include: race, ethnicity and national identity formations; neoliberalism and development; revolution and political change; memory work and reconciliation after violence.

Prerequisite: One of POLI 214POLI 218 or any LAS course. Not open to freshmen

  • Offering: Alternate years
  • Instructor: Ybarra