|TITLE||An Overview of Latin American History|
|LEVEL||02 - Years 2, 3 in Modular Undergraduate Course|
|DEPARTMENT||Spanish and Latin American Studies|
|DESCRIPTION||An overview of the situation before 1492 - The Age of Empire - Bourbon Reforms - Adapting to Independence - The 20th century - Some case studies - What prospects for the future?
Quesada, S. (2005) Imágenes de América Latina: manual de historia y cultura latinoamericana. Madrid: EDELSA.
Fowler, W. (2002) Latin America, 1800-2000. London: Arnold.
Williamson, E. (1992) The Penguin History of Latin America. London: Penguin.
Bethnell, L. (Ed) (1984) The Cambridge History of Latin America, Vols. I to VIII. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Skidmore, T.E. and Smith, P.H. (1989) Modern Latin America. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press.
|ADDITIONAL NOTES||Pre-requisite: A Level Spanish or equivalent|
|METHOD OF ASSESSMENT||
|LECTURER/S||Carmel A. Vassallo
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