Survey of African History
About the Course:
1945 to present. History 49-A- B-C is a general survey course designed to introduce students to major themes in African history. The course focuses on colonialism and decolonization, nationalism and self-liberation, development and neocolonialism, Cold War contexts, as well as African experiences of independence and the everyday in our contemporary, global world. Weekly discussion sections are an important feature of this course, enabling students to develop and expand upon material presented during lecture.
Same course as Black Studies 49C. Students can register through either department and still receive History credit.
Documents:View the course’s GauchoSpace page or the instructor’s page for documents: Stephan F. Miescher
Schedule of Courses
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