Five College Consortium

MAKING OF COLONIAL WEST AFRICA

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
History
Course Number: 
256
Institution: 
Smith College
This course provides a general, introductory survey of 19th- and early-20th-century West African history, with a particular focus on the contradictions and complexities surrounding the establishment and lived experiences of colonial rule in the region. Key themes in the course include the interactive histories of race, family, religion and gender in the exercise and negotiation of colonial power as well as the resistance to it. This course assumes no prior knowledge or experience with African history. Enrollment limit of 40 students.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
30068-S18

Course Sections

MAKING OF COLONIAL WEST AFRICA
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Jeffrey Ahlman jahlman@smith.edu TTh 03:00-04:20 BURTON 101