History | African Civilization
H227 | 2943 | Martin


Above section carries culture studies credit
Above section meets with AFRI L231

No previous knowledge of African history necessary.  This
introductory course aims to give students a good understanding and
knowledge of African civilization.  Topics include the environment;
traditional political, economic and social systems; history; music,
art and literature;
Africa in the world.  The basic text, Africa (P. Martin and P.
O’Meara, eds.) will be supplemented by novels, primary sources,  and
articles that give an inside view of the continent.  Two exams, short
assignments, and a short paper.  Satisfies Sub-Saharan culture
requirements.