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HIST 3414 African American History From 1865

This information is in effect as of academic year 2023. The current course information can be found in bulletins at

3 hours; 3 credits

African Americans since the end of the Civil War. Topics include Blacks and Reconstruction, Blacks and Redemption, "The Nadir," emigration and colonization, the Great Migration, Blacks in World Wars I and II, Black Nationalism, Blacks and the Great Depression, the Civil Rights and Black Power movements, post-Civil Rights Black politics, mass incarceration, 21st century political movements. This course is the same as Africana Studies 3121.


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