CAAS 418 - Black Americans and the Political System
Section: 101
Term: SP 2010
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in Political Science and CAAS 201.
Other Course Info:
(African-American Studies).
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will focus on considerations of race in the post-civil rights era of the United States. Based on the readings, lectures, films, and other sources used in the course, students will be pushed to reflect on the political goals they consider most important for the African-American community and the strategies that could be used to realize them.

CAAS 418 - Black Americans and the Political System
Schedule Listing
101 (REC)
P
56105
Open
25
 
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TuWTh 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Note:
We Have No Leaders
ISBN: 0679743138
Black power : the politics of liberation in America, Author: with afterwords by the authors Kwame Ture & Charles V. Hamilton., Publisher: Vintage Books Vintage ed 1992
Required
ISBN: 041599215X
Whose Black politics? : cases in post-racial Black leadership, Publisher: Routledge 2010
Required
ISBN: 9780691057958
Uneasy alliances : race and party competition in America, Author: Frymer, Paul, 1968-, Publisher: Princeton University Press 1999
Required
ISBN: 9780791431368
We have no leaders : African Americans in the post-civil rights era, Author: Smith, Robert C., 1947- Smith, Robert Charles., Publisher: State University of New York Press 1996
Required
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