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Fall 2020 History: Middle East UN2915 section 001
AFRICA BEFORE COLONIALISM

Call Number 12654
Day & Time
Location
MW 11:40am-12:55pm
ONLINE ONLY
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Mamadou Diouf
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction On-Line Only
Course Description This course is an interdisciplinary exploration of the precolonial history of the African continent. It investigates in-depth the political, social, cultural and economic developments of different Africa communities, covering various regions and periods, from prehistory to the formation of the Indian Ocean and Atlantic worlds. Its focus is the intersection of politics, economics, culture and society. Using world history and Africa’s location in the production of history as key analytical frames, it pays special attention to social, political and cultural changes that shaped the various individual and collective experiences of African peoples and states and the historical discourses associated to them.
Web Site Vergil
Department Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies
Enrollment 23 students (60 max) as of 8:05AM Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Subject History: Middle East
Number UN2915
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Note Students must register for a Discussion Section, HSME 2916
Section key 20203HSME2915W001

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