Women in African History

3.00 crs.

Knowledge & Values: History II

This course examines women in African history from ancient times to the present, focusing on how religious practices, colonialism, and social class have impacted their lives.  Students examine the construction of gender, social systems, reproduction, women’s exercise of power, and the attempt to control of the bodies of women and girls.

Course Prerequisite

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite