Introduction to Latino Studies

Prof. Lauria Santiago

Midterm Exam Guide


1. True/False questions of fact

2. Quantitative questions

3. Work/Jobs question

4. Main concepts of Latino Studies

5. Origin of Latino Studies as a field.

6. Main concepts and arguments from the historical readings.

7. Comparisons of Latino with non-Latino experiences in US

8. National origin histories of Latinos (Caribbean, Latin America, US role).

9. Similarities/Differences among Latinos

10. Specific moments in Latino history

11. Different Latino experiences in US by national origin trajectory (Dominicans communities compared to Puerto Ricans, etc).

12. Some questions refer very specifically to the readings: How would author such and such discuss this question? Or what is the argument and evidence used by such and such an article?

12. Extra Credit