CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Government

Course Number: 
227
Institution: 
Smith College
This survey course examines the ever-changing political and economic landscape of the African continent. The course aims to provide students with an understanding of the unique historical, economic and social variables that shape modern African politics, and will introduce students to various theoretical and analytical approaches to the study of Africa's political development. Central themes will include the ongoing processes of nation-building and democratization, the constitutional question, the international relations of Africa, issues of peace and security, and Africa's political economy. Enrollment limited to 35.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
39448-S13

Course Sections

CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Noel Twagiramungu

ntwagiramungu@smith.edu

MW 02:40-04:00

SEELYE 110