Jason R. Suárez | Instructor of History
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History 134 LATIN AMERICA: 1800s TO THE MODERN PERIOD

History and Latin America

Objectives 1. Explain the methodologies used to study Latin American History. 2. Explore how historical knowledge is constructed. 3. Explain how eras are designated. 4. Analyze primary and secondary sources. Required Assignments Complete the following: Asking Questions about History Review PowerPoint presentation History and Latin America Read Teresa A. Meade, A History of Modern Latin America, Chapter 1: An Introduction to the land and its People Analyzing Quotes: Deconstructing History Primary Source Analysis: The Autobiography of Manuel Belgrano | Complete a Primary Source Analysis Log for this reading Problems in Latin American History: The Question of Race  | Complete a Reading Analysis Log for this reading