History of Latin America
Chapter 15: Cuba: The revolutionary socialist alternative to populism.
- Discuss the causes of the 1933 Cuban Revolution, and how it laid the political foundation for Cuban populism
- How did U.S. intervention in Cuba affect the development of Cuban national identity?
Chapter 16: Storm over the Andes: Indigenous rights and the corporatist military alternative.
- Why did military officers, a class commonly regarded as the staunchest defenders of the old order in Latin America, lead revolutions in the Andean republics of Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador?
- How did the military’s “corporatism” aim to promote the rise of an autonomous native capitalism?