Aug 17, 2019  
College Catalog 2019-2020 
    
College Catalog 2019-2020

HIST 283 - Amazon: A Cultural History

Cross-Listed as LATI 283  
This course traces depictions of the Amazon rainforest from the 16th century to the present with an emphasis on three central allegories - the Amazon as cultural crossroads; the Amazon as untapped economic resource; and the Amazon as a-historical paradise (or hell). Every other year. (4 Credits)