LAMS 222. Indigenous Americas: Environment, Development, and Change. 1 Credit.
Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
With a focus on the region we now call Latin America, this course examines historical struggles over indigenous identity and land, and contemporary alternatives to colonial development. Crosslisted as IREL 222.
Latin American Studies was established at Bucknell University in 1975 as an interdisciplinary program of area studies in the humanities and social sciences. The program comprises 21 faculty from 11 departments and programs, whose research and teaching focuses on the 43 nations and territories in the western hemisphere south of the continental United States, as well as Latin Americans within the United States, our nation’s largest minority.