CAAS 687 - Studies in Black History
Section: 001
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing; seniors with permission of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The life of Blacks in America and their impact upon American society from colonial time to the present. Focus is on such topics as the origins of slavery in America, the effects of slavery on Black personality and culture, Black nationalism, and the current movement for civil rights. Students will have the option of taking this course either as a studies course or as a seminar. Students in the studies course will also spend time identifying and analyzing a variety of key primary sources from a specific period (topics vary be term) of African American history. Students electing the seminar option will spend the academic term preparing original research papers related in some way to African history.

CAAS 687 - Studies in Black History
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001 (REC)
Th 10:00AM - 1:00PM
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