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Viewing: AMST 3362 : African American Women's History

Last approved: Wed, 01 Mar 2017 09:01:50 GMT

Last edit: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:01:31 GMT

Programs referencing this course
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
American Studies (AMST)
AMST
3362
African American Women's History
African American Women's Hist.
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
Yes
HIST 3362 - African American Women’s History
WGSS 3362 - African American Women's History

Corequisites

40

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
Yes
 
AMST 3362W - African American Women's History
HIST 3362 - African American Women’s History
HIST 3362W - African American Women’s History
WGSS 3362 - African American Women's History
WGSS 3362W - African American Women's History
No
Fee Type


No


Addresses the history of African American women’s labor, cultural expression, institution-building, activism and strategies to combat oppression from the antebellum period through the late 20th century. Investigates the intersection of race, gender, and class as it has shaped U.S. society, racism, the black freedom movement and African American women’s experiences. Same as HIST 3362/WGSS 3362
Students who complete this course successfully will: 1. gain a working understanding of the themes listed above and the complexity of the gendered and sexual aspects of African American history 2. learn to view U.S. history and questions of race from African American women’s perspectives 3. practice and improve their analytical thinking, reading, and writing skills
Uploaded a Course Syllabus

Course Attribute
CCAS-Amer.Studies Focus Area 1
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
ESIA-Americas GCR (Pre2010)
SPHHS-Humanities Courses
SEAS - Humanities Electives

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