African Politics   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

AAA 319 - African Politics

A study of social and economic forces that shape the political processes in Africa through a combination of individual cases and general themes. Topics include colonization, regional integration, democratic transitions, state collapse and violence, politics of ethnicity, religion, gender and class, civil society, development, and Africa's role in world affairs. Fulfills World Perspectives. Prerequisite: PLS 103 or junior standing.

Credits: 3