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HIS 131-85152 - Modern Africa

Offered by: Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019

The students examine the history of history of Africa from the early 1600s to the present. Major topics of discussion are the colonization of Africa by the European nations, the African independence movement, and Africa’s challenges, achievements and problems today. This course also focuses on pre-colonial African cultural institutions (social, economic, political, educational and religious) and the impact of colonialism on pre-colonial African cultures.
Subject: History
General Education Area(s): Other World Civilizations
Dates: September 3, 2019 — December 16, 2019
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