AAS 337 - Black Women in the U.S., Part II: Contemporary Perspective in the 20th and 21st Centuries
Section: 001
Term: WN 2013
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
Theme
Credit Exclusions:
AAS 336.
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
AAS 201 (CAAS 201).
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course examines the history of black women in the United States during the 20th and 21st centuries. The course investigates black women's participation in, and influence on, post-World War II social and political movements as well as the impact of these struggles on black women's day-to-day lives, status, and politics. Centering black women's experiences as local organizers and political leaders, the course explores significant events, organizations, and political debates that helped to form and transform the civil rights, black power, and women's movements.

AAS 337 - Black Women in the U.S., Part II: Contemporary Perspective in the 20th and 21st Centuries
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
29871
Open
3
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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ISBN: 9780807827789
Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision, Author: Ransby, Barbara., Publisher: University of North Carolina Press 2003
Required
ISBN: 081477623X
Arrested justice : black women, violence, and America's prison nation, Author: Beth E. Richie., Publisher: New York University Press
Required
ISBN: 0252077547
Radical sisters : second-wave feminism and black liberation in Washington, D.C., Author: Anne Valk., Publisher: University of Illinois Press 2010
Required
ISBN: 0307389243
At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power, Author: Danielle L. McGuire., Publisher: Vintage Books 1st Vintag
Required
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