Cortes Master narratives & places in our imaginations: an overview

Caribbean Environmental History, a summary.

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Ancient, Mayan Mesoamerica

ruins

Biology and History
Culture

Weekly Questions

Time line of important dates

Caribbean History -- Nature, Place and Peoples (study guide)

Caribbean history

    1. Basic foundations
    2. Biohistory of the area
    3. Contours of the landscape and setting
    4. Creole nationalism
    5. Definition of the greater Caribbean region
    6. Questions for each week
    7. Summary

Advantages & attributes of an ecological invasion

Alexander Von Humboldt, explorer and geographer

Ancient America

Antilles maps

Antillean region

Antilles

Art, landscape of South America

Books
Caribbean Environomental History, study guide
Caribbean Today: contemporary voices speaking about the Antilles
Cattle

Cultural identity and Creole nationalism

Culture
Concepts
Crosby, Alfred, The Columbian Exchange,

Crosby conclusions

The fleet

Crosby Thesis
Climate change, a guide to pages related to global warming, the issue examined and discussed.
Columbian Exchange, themes, stories, and thesis.
Comedians, The: ... a novel by Graham Greene set in Haiti

Diaz, Juno, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Diego Rivera, Mexican Artist, muralist.

Dubois, The Negro.

Ecological Invasions
Ecosystems defined

boat
European dominance, causes of
Forests in the Antilles
Final Exam

Free writing, what is it?
French Revolution, consequences of

Gardens

Graham Greene, The Comedians, a novel set in Haiti
Haiti
Jamaica Kincaid, A Small Place (Antigua)

Jamaica
La Malinche

invasions Map index
Mexican Revolution of September 16, 1810

Mexican Revolution of 1910 dates
Mexico
Mintz, Sweetness and Power

Mintz questions about capitalism and vocabulary
Mintz's approach

Paz, Octavio, Labyrinth of Solitude, Mexican author: Contents of book
Paz, Octavio, summary and interpretation
Paz, themes

Paz individual chapters discussed

Slavery
Sugar
Sweetness and Power

Syllabus
Three authors: Mintz, Crosby and Paz compared
Time line, important dates in history
Tropical America, visions of

biodiversity

Tulips and commerce
U. S. Foreign Policy
Wars of Imperialism

Writing
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Contemporary voices compared

Mintz' book

Syllabus

Summary

Study Guide

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