Study Chile’s recent political and social history and discover how Chileans are working to reconcile with the past and create a more equitable and culturally inclusive society.
This program examines the political, economic, and social changes that have shaped Chile, including its cultural identity, community fabric, and development. Students experience the social, cultural, and political means by which Chileans today are seeking new ways of representation, communication, and identification.
Major topics of study include:
Chile’s "successful" economic model, development, and social inequalities
Community responses to Chile's socioeconomic changes
The Pinochet regime, human rights violations, and Chilean history
Truth, justice, and reconciliation
Challenges facing Chile's indigenous peoples
Dates / Deadlines:
** Programs may fill long before their final deadline.
* Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Later applications are always welcome, but colleges may need time to process your approval.