Gateway Seminar: Regime Change/U.S. Foreign Policy: Latin America and Beyond


Examines episodes of U.S. intervention abroad that resulted in the overthrow of democratically elected regimes. Focus on Latin America as the primary region of study, but comparative cases are also examined. Consideration of cultural, social, and economic tools of intervention as well as military and diplomatic methods. Students divide into research teams and write histories of four U.S. interventions abroad. Instructor: Olcott
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • R
  • CZ
  • SS
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