Course Description

SOC 208 - Sociology of Latin America | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
SOC 208 - Sociology of Latin America

This course will introduce students to Latin American culture and society, and the experiences of Latino-Americans in the United States. Students will examine such issues and institutions as the history, family, government, culture, values, language, gender, and global challenges within Latin American societies, including the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central and South America. In addition, students will analyze the connection between Latin America and the United States through examination of such topics as identity, immigration experience, acculturation, and assimilation of Latino-Americans living in the United States. Three class hours. (SUNY-OWC)

3 Credits

Prerequisite: SOC 101

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Fall Semester 2014
Summer Session 2014