Course Description

History

HIST 384 History of Mexico (3)

Kenneth Serbin
kserbin@SanDiego.edu 

CRN 56 Limit 35
3-week Pre Session (6/3 – 6/21)
M-Th
5:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
KIPJ-218

A history of Mexico from earliest times to the modern era. Includes a survey of indigenous civilizations; Spanish conquest and influences; the U.S.-Mexican War; the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz; the Mexican Revolution; political development since the 1920s; the Tlatelolco Massacre of 1968; the rise of the Institutional Revolutionary Party; democratization starting in 1988; and U.S.-Mexican relations. Note: course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 13.