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History (HIST)

Department of History
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

HIST 2705 [1.0 credit]

History of Africa

An introduction to the history of Africa. The first half is devoted to the period prior to European colonization with emphasis on West African states and empires; the second half deals with resistance to colonization, European colonial rule, independence and liberation movements. (Field d)
Lectures three hours a week.

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