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Latinos in the US


History of Latinos in the United States. Course content focuses on Mexican American experience as well as Latinos of Caribbean descent. Themes include: the border; labor; discrimination; geography; migration. Emphasis on post-US-Mexico War through the late 20th century.

Satisfies the cultural diversity requirement.
Satisfies Ethnic Studies concentration.
Satisfies a major credit in Latin American Studies.
Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies Historical Thought distribution requrement.