CAAS 469 - Issues in Field Studies in the Diaspora
Section: 101 Understanding the New South Africa
Term: SP 2008
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
CAAS 111 or permission of instructor. May require concurrent registration in CAAS 468, Field Studies in the Diaspora.
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
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This course will equip students with an understanding of the range and power of South African, and other African, scholarly approaches to the predicament of postcolonial Africa while offering them first-hand experience of the constraints and possibilities of the new society South Africans are making for themselves. The course will combine an investigation of key sites in the production of popular culture, ecology, economics and politics with an intensive introduction to the rich historigraphy that frames each of these subjects.

CAAS 469 - Issues in Field Studies in the Diaspora
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101 (SEM)
Note: Meets with History 357-Undergraduates Meets with History 595-Graduates The New South Africa: Study Abroad in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal
102 (SEM)
MTuWThF 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Study Abroad
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