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Latin American and Latino Studies Summer Courses

HIST 3950 R21 - Latino History
Session II, July 2-August 6, 2019
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon

This course explores the development of the Latina/o population in the U.S. by focusing on the questions of migration, race, ethnicity, labor, family, and citizenship. Fulfills te EP3 and Pluralism requirements in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN:  10157
Instructor: Acosta
4 credits


HIST 3968 R11 - Mexico
Session I, May 28-June 27, 2019
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 1-4 p.m.

This course covers the history of Mexico from pre-Columbian times to the present. It underscores major events (such as the Spanish conquest, independence, and the revolution) and long historical periods like the colonial era, the turbulent 1800s, nation building in the 1900s, and U.S. -Mexico relations. It further seeks to explain how the colonial legacy, race, the state, and migrations have shaped Mexican culture and identify.

CRN:  10158
Instructor: Acosta
4 credits