AFST 3112 Political Systems of Africa

3 hours; 3 credits

Political developments in the African states. Patterns before and after independence. Development of nationalism. Political integration, institution building, one-party systems, role of the military, and protest movements. Problems of regional and African unity. This course is the same as Political Science 3306.

Prerequisite: Core Studies 3 or Core Curriculum 1230 or any Political Science course in the 1000-level range, or Africana Studies 0.1, 0.11, or 1001.


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