Latino Studies | Introduction to Latino History
L102 | 14068 | Jose Najar


INTRODUCTION TO LATINO HISTORY (3 credits)
Instructor: Jose Najar
1:00P-2:15P	TR SY 001
Class carries COLL S&H distribution credit and
Culture studies "A" credit
www.iub.edu/~latino

General inquiry into the historical and cultural heritage of
Latina/os who have lived or are currently living in what is today
the United States.  Through readings and discussion of major texts,
this course studies varied histories of Mexican, Puerto Rican,
Cuban, and other Latin American peoples in the U.S., with a special
view toward convergence and congruencies along political and
cultural lines.
Students will develop an understanding of the impact and the roles
played by Latino men and women in the formation and development of
U.S. society.