his355 | undergraduate

The History Of Modern Mexico

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This course presents an analysis of the historical, cultural, social, economic, and political development of Mexico from 1821 to the present.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Porfirio Díaz

    • Differentiate between the modernization of rural and urban areas during the Díaz presidency.
    • Analyze the disparity in social structure under Díaz.
    • Contrast the Díaz regime with previous presidencies.

    Twentieth Century Revolutionary Mexico

    • Identify the factors that led to the Revolution of 1910.
    • Analyze the shift in power between the Mexican borderlands and urban centers.
    • Contrast the social structures and laws of the Díaz era with those after the Revolution.

    Aftermath of the Revolution

    • Summarize how Mexico developed its political philosophy: The Stabilization.
    • Summarize the significance of the Great Depression on Mexico from the Mexican point of view.
    • Analyze Mexico’s overtures and relationships with Europe and the United States from the 1920s to the 1960s.

    The Miracle

    • Determine the effect of the fluid border between Mexico and the United States.
    • Predict the future of Mexico’s place in the world.
    • Summarize Mexican cultural, social, religious, and political issues since 1946.

    Separating from Spain â Growing Pains and Revolutions

    • Identify factions that led to Mexico’s independence from Spain.
    • Analyze the upheavals that led people to form the Mexican Constitution in 1824.
    • Relate the liberalism of Mexico to its politics, philosophy, and religion.
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