2017-2018 University Catalogue 
  
    Jun 23, 2018  
2017-2018 University Catalogue

ALST 228 - The Caribbean: Conquest, Colonialism, and Self-Determination


Surveys Caribbean history from European conquest and colonization to political independence. It introduces students to the salient features of the region’s history from indigenous societies and their destruction by European invaders; through the rise of plantations and African slavery, the struggles for freedom, post-slavery social and economic developments; to the rise of nationalism leading to political self-determination, and the new American imperialism.

Credits: 1.00
Crosslisted: HIST 228 
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: None
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: No Senior
Area of Inquiry: Social Relations,Inst.& Agents
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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