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HIST-285 Understanding Africa: Conquests, Protests, and Post-IndependenceStruggles FA3 (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Understanding Africa: Conquests, Protests, and Post-Independence Struggles FA3 (3) This course explores the experiences of Africans under European colonialism (1880s-1960s) and the legacy of colonialism for contemporary Africa. Topics include colonial policies and African responses; constructions of race, gender, and class; African nationalism and independence; and the social, economic, and political challenges of post-colonial Africa. Usually Offered: spring.