Latino Studies | Intro. to Latino/a History
L210 | 8877 | E. McConnell

Prerequsite: none.  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
specialview toward convergence and congruenci3es 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.  May be taken for both historical
studies and cultural studies credit. TR 9:30-10:45 a.m. Credits, 3.0