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Modern Africa


Modern Africa

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This course will introduce the student to the history of sub-Saharan Africa from the European "scramble for Africa" in the late nineteenth century to the present day. The student will learn about the major political, economic, and social changes that took place in Africa during this period. Each unit will include representative primary-source documents that illustrate important overarching political, economic, and social themes in modern African history, such as the effects of World War I and... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 22, 2014
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Colonialism, Scientific Racism, Berlin Conference, Economic, Independence, Apartheid, Partition, Interbellum, Resistance, Christianity, Imperialism, Africa, Modernization, Instability, World War


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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