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HIST571 - History of Africa

 

This course will analyze various aspects of African Civilizations including the conflicts and historical development of various pre-colonial African kingdoms to the rise the Slave Trade. In addition, emphasis will focus on the development of the plantation economy in the West, changes in the conduct of the slave trade and its impact on African economic, social, and political history. Recommended Prerequisites: HIST500 Historical Research Methods, and HIST501 Historiography.

 

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
06/25/18 - 11/30/18 12/03/18 - 01/27/19 Fall 2018 Session D - 8 Week session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400–1800, 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780521627245
Publication Info: Cambridge University Press
Author: John Thornton
Unit Cost: $36.39
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Book Title: African History: A Very Short Introduction
ISBN: 9780192802484
Publication Info: Oxford University Press
Author: Parker, J. and Rathbone, R.
Unit Cost: $13.35
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Book Title: Africa in World History, 3rd ed. (custom)- (The custom ISBN may have more competitive pricing in hard copy or electronic format. The non-custom ISBN is: 9780205053995, please use this one to search for the book from other booksellers.)
ISBN: 9781269656498
Publication Info: Pearson
Author: Gilbert, E. and Reynolds, J.
Unit Cost: $81.91
Electronic ISBN: N/A
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