AAAS 368: African American History to Emancipation

Cross Listed

HIST 368

Credits 4
Attributes
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
A survey of African Americans from the era of the Atlantic slave trade to the passage of the 13th Amendment. Topics include the paradox of the co-existence of slavery and freedom, the nature of the slave community, the issue of slave resistance and the role of free African Americans in the abolition movement. Relies on first-hand accounts and secondary materials.