Environment and Development in Africa

3 credits


Black Studies
College of Arts and Science

(same as HIST 2830). This course introduces students to the global and local forces that have affected how Africans have historically managed their environments and ensured their wellbeing. It further analyses the footprints development projects leave on African societies and ecologies. Topics include colonialism, environmental control, economic development, environmental change. Graded on A-F basis only.