Oberlin College: Steven Volk's "The Colonial Heritage of Independent Latin America"

Watch this lecture to understand the political situation in Latin America at the end of the eighteenth century. Were internal or external events more important in triggering Latin American independence movements? What evidence could you provide to support your argument? What were the most important social and political differences between North and South America in the final decades of the eighteenth century?

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