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HIST652 - African-American History

Course Details

Course Code: HIST652 Course ID: 3512 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course is a study in the history of African-Americans in the United States, with emphasis on the social forces underlying transitions from West Africa to the New World, from slavery to freedom, and from rural to urban life. Topics include the Atlantic slave trade, American slave societies, maroon communities, free blacks in the antebellum United States, Reconstruction and free labor, colonization, emigration, and urban migrations.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
07/29/19 - 01/03/20 01/06/20 - 03/01/20 Winter 2020 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:The Amistad Revolt : Memory, Slavery, and the Politics of Identity in the United States and Sierra Leon (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780820322247
Publication Info:University of Georgia Press
Author:Osagie
Book Title:Harlem Renaissance (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780195063363
Publication Info:Oxford University Press
Author:Huggins and Rampersad
Book Title:From Jim Crow to Civil Rights : The Supreme Court and the Struggle for Racial Equality (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780195129038
Publication Info:Oxford University Press
Author:Klarman
Unit Cost:$38.69
Book Title:Voices of Freedom: An oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s
ISBN:9780553352320
Publication Info:Bantam Books, Inc.
Author:Hampton, H
Unit Cost:$26.40

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.