A Faculty Project Course – Best Professors Teaching the World

Long described as the “country of the future”, Brazil has arrived. The fifth largest country in the world in land mass and population, the third largest democracy, and the sixth economy on the planet, Brazil has emerged as a power in the early twenty-first century. This course offers a concise overview of Brazilian history and culture from the 15th century to the present. It concludes with a look at the dynamic nation that has taken shape in the last generation.