LACS 320. Americas Seminar I. 4 Hours.
An interdisciplinary seminar focusing on the historical, political, social, and cultural
interrelationships of the nations in our hemisphere. It concentrates on the historical
and cultural foundations of Latin America and the Caribbean and explores the topics of race and identity, rural and urban life, authoritarianism and democracy, and national development. The course is conducted in English. Successful completion of this course satisfies the Cultures and Peoples requirement for graduation.