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Carlos Gil
HIST 498
Seattle Campus

Colloquium in History

Each seminar examines a different subject or problem. A quarterly list of the seminars and their instructors is available in the Department of History undergraduate advising office.

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LATIN AMERICA SINCE WORLD WAR II

Discusses the most important challenges facing the region since World War II. Focus is on the large countries of Latin America. Basic concepts and basic texts are reviewed in the first half of the quarter and from this background, students select a research topic for a paper due at the end of the quarter.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Moran Tompkins
Date: 11/21/2005