Oct 17, 2019  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPAN 382 - Nation and Identity in the Hispanic World


An examination of the origins and issues surrounding the formation and the evolution of nation-building in Spain, Latin America, and the United States. Past and current movements and allegiances are seen through the writings of key political, social, and philosophical authors. Such issues as regional autonomy in Spain, indigenous initiatives in Latin America, the Chicano movement in the United States, trade agreements, etc., are considered from early colonization through imperial expansion to present-day globalization. This course satisfies the Area 2 requirement for the Spanish major. Prerequisite(s): SPAN 307  or consent of the instructor. (4 Credits)