Fall 2010 - Graduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
This course will examine Latin American history through the context of World War II. The course will focus on issues such as the roles and contributions of Latin American nations in the war as well as the impact of the war within Latin American nations. Possible themes include, but are not limited to, hemispheric relations, U.S. diplomacy, ideological developments (Fascism, communism, etc.), military strategy and defense, economic developments, and propaganda. Finally, we will conduct research in a topic related to Latin American in World War II.
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