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HIST 4360 Modern Brazil (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course covers the making of the modern Brazilian state, from the rise of the Brazilian Empire in 1808 through the modern day. Through readings and the analysis of both popular and documentary films, we focus on the importance of race, class, and violence in the abolition of slavery, the rise of the state, the militarization of government, and the foundation of Brazil's modern government.


Instructor(s): Zachary Morgan

Prerequisites: History Core

Cross listed with: AADS3211

Comments: Fulfills Non-Western Requirement for History Majors


Last Updated: 05-Mar-14