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History of Tropical Africa

HIST 217
Spring 2013
Section: 01  
Course Cluster: African Studies

This introduction to the history of tropical (sub-Saharan) Africa begins about 1000 C.E. and examines two major themes, the growth of centralized governments and participation in international trade. In addition, the course will analyze cultural developments and political, social, and religious changes over time. The 19th and 20th centuries (to about 1960) will be emphasized, including the impact of and African responses to colonial rule.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above

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