History of Mexico: Culture, Identity, and the Politics of Rule from the Aztecs to the Present

  • Quarters: Summer
  • General Education Requirements: I&S

Overview of Mexican history from late Aztec times until the twenty-first century. Emphasizes how women, campesinos, indigenous populations, free and enslaved Afro-Mexicans, and the urban poor experienced the past, challenged colonial and post-colonial rule, and shaped modern Mexican society and culture.