Course Detail

Political Economy of the Southern Cone (=LAS 222)

Instructor
B. Crandall

Course offers brief historical overview of Southern Cone nations Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay and then moves to in-depth study of political and economic institutions.  Themes include bureaucratic authoritarianism, economic shocks, military rule and the return to democracy, regional integration, and globalization.

Satisfies a major requirement in Latin American Studies and Political Science

Satisfies a concentration requirement in International Studies

Satisfies Liberal Studies distribution requirement

Meets the Cultural Diversity requirement
 


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