Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

CLS-159 Understanding Cultures: Indigenous Central America (3)

Explores the ethnographic, political, economic and historical contexts of contemporary indigenous life in Central America, with particular emphasis on the indigenous people of Guatemala and Mexico. While contemporary culture is the main focus of the course, students also explore the themes of continuity and change from pre-Hispanic times to the present. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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