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Exam #2 Study Guide/Review Class 1. After more than 300 years of colonial rule, Latin American colonies gained their independence in the 19th century. What were the causes of the struggle for independence and how did Latin Americans change in defining their own national identity after Independence ? Include material from the lectures and discussion section readings. Lectures to reference: all lectures about independence AND Bourbon reform lectures (Bourbon reform=cause, independence=outcome) Reading to reference: Latin American independence reading 2 weeks of reading on Nationalism (nationalism and race and nation building) Haitian independence Spain/Portugal’s reaction to Napoleonic wars *Overlap in Question #1 and #2 2. 19th and 20th Century Latin America was marked by political movements aimed to overthrow entrenched military dictatorships, the legacies of colonial regimes, and bring about far reaching social changes. How did the Haitian , Mexican , and Cuban revolutions attempt to radically change Latin American society and how successful were they in achieving their goals? Include material from the lectures and discussion section readings. Time frame: 19 th and 20 th Main question: What was the goal and what was the outcome (for each of the 3 revolutions). Readings to reference: Social Revolution chapter A little in the populism chapter (for Mexico) #1. Haiti—goal of the Haitian army: a) independence for the slaves and b)abolish slavery Now, how successful are they and how did they go about it? *Minor step backwards when Napoleon comes into power in Haiti
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