Question: 1 discuss some of the ways in which the rise...
1) Discuss some of the ways in which the rise of non-manufacturing export-led economies influenced the political, economic, social, and perhaps cultural development of Latin American societies from the mid-nineteenth through the early twentieth centuries. Use specific examples in support of your arguments.
2) Identify and explain the major factors that led to the rise of independence movements in colonial Spanish America. Why did certain colonies/regions rebel early on, while others remained loyal to Spain?
3) Identify and explain the major factors that contributed to instability among the newly formed independent republics after 1825. What, in general, was the nature of the political situations in Latin American countries from 1825-1850? Describe and account for that pattern?