GEOGRAPHY OF LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

A thematic study of the physiographic and cultural regions of Latin America and the major historical and contemporary geographic processes that characterize the region. Major topics of discussion include climate and physiography, environmental concerns and human rights, the nature of Latin American cities, pre-Hispanic and modern agriculture, and the nature of contemporary economic processes in the region. Prerequisite: GEOG 120 or sophomore standing.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
GEOG
Course Number: 
351
Academic Program(s): 
Geography
Latin American Studies