POLS 3306 Political Systems of Africa
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as POL 49.2.
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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 Africana Studies 3112 [12.4]. (Not open to students who have completed Africana Studies 2.4 or Afro-American Studies 3324 .)
Prerequisite: Core Studies 3 or Core Curriculum 1230, or any Political Science course in the 1000-level range, or English 1010 or equivalent, or permission of department.