History | African Civilizations
H227 | 3075 | 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 two short papers. Satisfies Sub-
Saharan culture requirements.