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The World-Historical Caribbean: African, European, Asian, and American Connections
HIST 333
Spring 2009 not offered
Crosslisting: LAST 333

This course will examine the Spanish, French, and English Caribbean comparatively, from colonial to contemporary times, as a world-historical space with fluid and changing boundaries touching on the United States and Mexican Gulf Coast, Venezuela, Colombia, and Central America. Topics will include maritime Atlantic history, comparative imperialism, transnational migration history, the social and cultural study of racial formations and creolization, modern ideologies of nationalism and pan-nationalism, Caribbean-U.S. connections, perspectives on gender and class, and recent historiography on the West African, European, and Asian heritage of contemporary island nations.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None

Last Updated on MAY-27-2024
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