Courses: Nations & Nationalism in Modern Latin America (HISTH212A01)

Fall 2008

This course provides a survey of how the nation has been imagined by different, often competing, groups in Latin America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The course will include a blend of chronological overviews and thematic lectures about the role of nationalism in independence movements; national identity from above and from below in the post-colonial period; nationalism, populism & revolution in the twentieth century; nation, globalization & mass immigration.

Fulfills: SO III


History (Web site)

Taught By

Thomas Rath (Profile)


Haverford, Hall 106

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00