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The course examines the contemporary history of the continent. It explores both the colonial legacy and independent African initiatives since decolonization. Students explore the nature, depth, and extent of colonialism with respect to economic, political, and social institutions, processes, and movements. Topics include class formation, religious change, sexual politics, popular culture, and gender relations. The course also explores Africa's and Africans' changing roles in the wider world.
Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
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- Criminology and History Professional Table II
- English and History Professional Table II
- HST 633 - Modern Africa
- History Politics and Governance Professional Table II
- History Professional Table II
- History and Philosophy Professional Table II
- History and Sociology Double Major Professional Table II
- Minor in History
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- Psychology Professionally-Related Table IV
- Sociology Professionally-Related Table IV