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POL325H1S L0101

Contemporary Latin American Politics


This course studies left of centre regional hegemony at the turn of the twenty first century and the subsequent reaction. Key questions addressed include: globalization and neoliberal structural adjustment; resource extraction and sustainable development; regional integration; social movements, with particular emphasis on women’s, indigenous, and environmental movements; and the role of China in the new Latin America.


1.0 credit in POL/ JPA/ JPF/ JPI/ JPR/ JPS/ JRA courses