HIS 155◊ History of the Afro-American in the United States

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/25/97

A general survey of Afro-American history, including African origins, the middle passage, abolition, the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Era of Jim Crow, the 20th century Civil Rights Movement and De Facto discrimination. Emphasis also is placed upon the cultural, scientific, religious, literary, social and political contributions of outstanding Afro-Americans.

Lecture: 3 hours