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Course Catalog 2018-2019 
Course Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AAST 204 - Modern African History

Semester Offered: First Semester
Credits: 4 Credits
Attribute: 4 SS, CD

This course explores the historical roots of the present situation in the continent of Africa . Case studies include Ghana, Ethiopia and South Africa, countries representing some of varied African experiences with modernity. Themes encompass: Christianity, Islam, trade, empire building, colonialism, neocolonialism, ethnicity and race. The course provides a general understanding of modern African history that can be used as a foundation for further inquiry.

Enrollment Limit: 35
Instructor: B. Yates

Consent of the Instructor Required: Yes
Cross List Information: This course is cross-listed with HIST 141

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