CAAS 358 - Topics in Black World Studies
Section: 201 Black Male/Female Relationships
Term: SU 2008
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
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This course examines scholarly and popular culture works that aim to document, interpret and analyze historic and contemporary relationships between Black male and females. Afro-American, Africana, Black Masculinity, Womanist and Black feminist Studies perspectives are brought to bear on the analysis of gender and sexual politics in the Black American male/female experience. Specifically, the course intends to:

  1. Introduce students to the field of Black male and female relations from historical, political, economic, sociocultural, social movements, and behavioral perspectives;
  2. Explore salient issues, research and critiques in the area;
  3. Survey the intersection of Black Male and Female experience with emphasis on current social, political, and economic developments; and
  4. Encourage the development of greater insight into gender and sexual politics in the Black American experience.

CAAS 358 - Topics in Black World Studies
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201 (SEM)
TuTh 1:00PM - 4:00PM
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