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PRLS *1001 Introduction to Puerto Rican and Latinx Studies

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 1.1)

3 hours; 3 credits
Survey and theoretical foundations in Puerto Rican and Latin@ Studies. Case study on Puerto Rico. Pertinent themes in Puerto Rican and Latin@ history, culture, literature, contemporary society, and politics. Impact of the United States' economic policies on Puerto Rico and the causes of Puerto Rican and Latin@ migration to New York City and urban centers. Satisfies Pathways Flexible Core US Experience in Its Diversity requirement.