History 334 (101) Senegambia to South Carolina, Ghana to Georgia: African-American History, 1450-1850

Instructor(s)

Term

1

Course Level

Undergraduate

Credits

3

Days Met

T
Tr

Course Times

11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Description

Examines the history of African Americans from the beginnings of the African slave trade in the 15th Century through the mid-1800s and the coming of the U.S. Civil War. Among the topics to be considered: slavery and the rise of the modern world system; slave labor camps (plantations) in the antebellum South. Lectures and weekly discussion groups with the instructor.