Mexico: What Lies Ahead?
the enthusiasm of the July 2000 presidential election has
withered away, there are growing concerns about
future. This course will review key variables of the last three
years of Mexico’s history and incorporate the results
of the 2003 midterm election. Some of the topics to be analyzed
President Vicente Fox’s first three years;
Mexico’s new foreign policy, with an emphasis on relations
with the U.S.;
• Human rights and the debate about the past;
• The July 2003 results and the political trends that will influence
the 2006 presidential election.
Aguayo is Professor of History at the Center for International
Studies at the Colegio de México.
He is a founding member of the Academia Mexicana de Derechos
Humanos and writes a weekly
column for the Mexico City daily Reforma.
April 7 – 28, Wednesdays 10:00 am – 1:00
CLAS Conference Room, 2334 Bowditch Street
LAS 298.3/198.3 1 unit, pass/no-pass grading option
This course is open to graduate students and advanced undergraduates.
obtain a class entry code, please submit a brief narrative
describing your interest and experience in the subject matter.
Please email this statement to Jean
Spencer at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than December
Please note: Drop-ins will not be admitted.