|Winter Term 2015 Gender in 20th-Century Africa - 1976 - GEST 315
Prerequisites/Notes: Junior standing or some gender studies background
Catalog Description : An examination of the changing roles of African men and women in the 20th century. The course will focus on the rapid social transformations of the 20th century — colonialism, abolition of slavery, the spread of Christianity and Islam, urbanization, the birth of new nations — and their challenges to traditional understandings of what it meant to be a man or woman.
Attributes: Foundation/Gateway Course