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HIST652 - African-American History

Course Details

Course Code: HIST652 Course ID: 3512 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course is a study in the history of African-Americans in the United States, with emphasis on the social forces underlying transitions from West Africa to the New World, from slavery to freedom, and from rural to urban life. Topics include the Atlantic slave trade, American slave societies, maroon communities, free blacks in the antebellum United States, Reconstruction and free labor, colonization, emigration, and urban migrations.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B 8 Week session
04/29/19 - 10/04/19 10/07/19 - 12/01/19 Fall 2019 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:Course materials will change for May 2019 & beyond. Please email booklist@apus.edu for an updated booklist.
ISBN:APUPOTI4
Book Title:Voices of Freedom: An oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s
ISBN:9780553352320
Publication Info:Bantam Books, Inc.
Author:Hampton, H
Unit Cost:$26.40
Book Title:Mutiny on the Amistad:The saga of a slave revolt & its impact on American abolition, law,& diplomacy
ISBN:9780195038293
Publication Info:Oxford University Press
Author:Jones, H
Unit Cost:$41.39
Book Title:Harlem at War: The Black experience in WWII
ISBN:9780815604624
Publication Info:Syracuse University Press
Author:Brandt, N
Unit Cost:$21.35

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.