Africa: Problems/Prospects

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Geography

Course Number: 
319
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course intends to offer an interdisciplinary perspective on selected contemporary development problems in Africa south of the Sahara. Central to the course will be an examination of the social, economic, and political consequences of colonialism, the physical resource base and ecological crisis, agrarian systems and rural development, gender relations and development, urbanization and industrialization, and the problems and prospects of regional cooperation and integration.
Comments: 

This course is open to Juniors and Seniors. Prereq: 4 credits in department and 4 credits at the 200 level in geography or related social science

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
83127

Course Sections

Africa: Problems/Prospects
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Girma Kebbede

gkebbede@mtholyoke.edu

W 01:15PM-04:05PM

Clapp Laboratory 413