AFST 3125 The Civil Rights and Black Power Movements
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as AFRIC 12.9.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Examination of the major themes and debates in the Civil Rights and Black Power movements in the United States from 1950 to 1975. Highlight the discourses among and about African Americans as they relate to the creation of political and social movements in the quest for racial and economic justice. This course is the same as Political Science 3151 [32.1].
Prerequisite: Core Studies 3 or 4 or Core Curriculum 1220 [2.2] or 1230 [2.3], or History 3005, or any Political Science course in the 1000-level range.