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Spring 2023 History UN2679 section 001
Atlantic Slave Trade

Call Number 11145
Day & Time
TR 10:10am-11:25am
717 Hamilton Hall
Points 4-4.5
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Christopher L Brown
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description The history of human trafficking in the Atlantic world from the first European slaving expeditions in the late fifteenth century down to the final forced crossings in the era of the U.S. Civil War.  Themes include captive taking in West Africa and its impact on West African societies, the commercial organization of the Atlantic slave trade in Europe and the Americas, and the experience of capture, exile, commodification, and survival of those shipped to the Americas. 
Web Site Vergil
Department History
Enrollment 52 students (70 max) as of 9:06PM Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Subject History
Number UN2679
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Note Discussion HIST UN2680 REQUIRED
Section key 20231HIST2679W001

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