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Latin America in International Relations / e-course
Code: 143647
ECTS: 7.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Lidija Kos-Stanišić
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All teaching activities will be held in Croatian. However, foreign students in mixed groups will have the opportunity to attend additional office hours with the lecturer and teaching assistants in English to help master the course materials. Additionally, the lecturer will refer foreign students to the corresponding literature in English, as well as give them the possibility of taking the associated exams in English.

1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Exercises 60
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The aim of this course is to elaborate some of processes and explain the role of Latin America in the contemporary world. The region as a whole and its relevancy in international community will be handled. The methods of comparative analysis, comparative historical analysis and UNITAR s methods of foreign policy analysis will be used.
Seminar classes will be held in three cycles. The first cycle is dedicated to relations between states within Latin America. Relations within region, as well as political, economic and cultural cooperation, and Latin American integrations will be elaborated. Special focus will be on conflicts in 19th and 20th century that took place between states of Latin America. The second cycle will be dedicated to relations between Latin America, Europe and United States. The main focus here will be on fazes of political, economic and cultural relations, and their conflicts between themselves in 19th and 20th century. Furthermore, inter-American political and economic arrangements will be analysed. The third cycle will be dedicated to relations of Latin America with other world regions, processes of globalisation and relations of Republic of Croatia with Latin American states.
  1. Schoultz Lars; Beneath The United States, A History of US Policy toward Latin America, 2001.; Harvard University Press, (2001)
  2. Smith H. Peter; Talons of Eagle -Dynamics of US-Latin American Relations.; Oxford University Press (2013)
  3. ured. Lorena Ruano; The Europeanization of National Foreign Policies towards Latin America,; Routledge, Taylor + Francis Group (2013)
  4. ured. Gian Luca Gardini i Peter Lambert; Latin American Foreign Policies: Between Ideology and Pragmatism, , New York, 2011.; Palgrave Macmillan (2011)
  5. ured. Frank O.Mora i Jeanne K. Hay,; Latin American and Caribbean Foreign Policy; Rowman + Littlefield Publishers (2003)
  6. Dominguez Roberto; EU Foreign Policy Towards Latin America.; Palgrave Macmillian (2015)
2. semester
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