When People Met Power

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
History
Course Number: 
140
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course traces the long history of political;accountability in Africa. How did Africans wrest;good governance from their leaders? How did they;understand civic virtue and social;responsibility? What principles of political;logic did kingdoms share with societies without;kings and royal women? How did gender contribute;to structures of authority? What sources and;methods enable us to productively approach a;period of time distant from our own?
Variable Credit Comments: 
meets history department pre-1750 requirement
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
104865,104866
https://wadv1.mtholyoke.edu/wadvg/mhc?TYPE=P&PID=ST-XWSTS12A
Schedule #: 
104865

Course Sections

When People Met Power
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Holly Hanson hhanson@mtholyoke.edu MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Shattuck Hall 107