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Seminar in Latin American Studies

LLAS 5000 - Seminar in Latin American Studies

Interdisciplinary introduction to graduate level study of Latin America.

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LLAS 5100 - Comparative Transnational Latin(o) American History

Critical issues in diverse U.S. Latina/o histories and forces that contributed to the arrival of people of Latin American and Caribbean heritage to the United States. Topics include: the epistemological origins and historiographical traditions of the field; U.S. empire; labor, migration, and diaspora; border formations; constructions of gender and sexuality; and comparative racialization. Aso offered as HIST 5610.

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LLAS 5105 - Special Topics

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LLAS 5110 - Independent Study

Instructor consent required. May be repeated to a maximum of 15 credits with a change of content.

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LLAS 5300 - Special Topics in Puerto Rican and Latin American Studies

Intensive study of specialized topics not ordinarily covered in the graduate curriculum, taught by visiting scholars or joint appointment faculty.

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LLAS 5360 - Latinos and U.S. Education

Latinos & U.s. Educ

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LLAS 5390 - Independent Study

Independent Study

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LLAS 5560 - Seminar on Latin American Business

Latin American business practices and operations. U.S. and transnational business in Latin America.

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LLAS 5570 - Latin American Popular Culture

Culture, subcultures, and culture industries in Latin America. Conditions which affect the mass production, dissemination and reception of entertainment products. Reading knowledge of Portuguese or Spanish required.

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LLAS 5890 - Latin American Studies Project

Independent, interdisciplinary research project culminating in a written paper, developed by the student under the supervision of a committee consisting of a first and second reader. The first reader will be the major advisor on the project. This course is intended to be the capstone course for the master’s degree, to be taken after all other course requirements are completed.

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