July 7th, 2020
Final Exam: Pick 3 of the following questions and write a 2-3 page essay on each. Source: Born in Blood and Fire: A Concise History of Latin America by John Charles Chasteen, 4th edition.
What factors describe the colonial experience in Latin America?
What role did nationalism have in the early 20th century in developing Latin American countries and in some ways completing the half fulfilled nature of the independence struggle?
What impact did the Cold War struggle have in Latin America and how did it affect governmental institutions?
What impact has neoliberalism and globalization had in Latin America in the last thirty to forty years?