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Academic Year 2005/2006
Black Power Movements in the 1970's
GOVT 369 FA
This course will exam the lasting cultural and political impact of Black Power Movements in the United States in the 1970s. It will examine its Black nationalist ideological foundations, memoirs and critical essays,
and artistic texts and recent scholarly works on the politics of the era. Students will have the opportunity to understand and explore the political importance of this era as well as consider the long term impact of
time on contemporary Black politics.
Michael Dawson, BLACK VISIONS,
Kwame Ture and Charles Hamilton, BLACK POWER,
Angela Davis, AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY,
George Jackson, SOLEDAD BROTHER,
Eddie Glaude, IS IT NATION TIME?,
X, MALCOLM X SPEAKS
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Critical reaction papers, participant observation assignments, take home final.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Students who are not able to gain entry into the course during their registration period should add their names to the enrollment requests during the authorization period and come to class on the first day.
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- Instructor(s): Price,Melanye
- Times: ...W... 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: JUDDB6;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 20)
- SR. major: 8 Jr. major: 8
- SR. non-major: 2 Jr. non-major: 2 SO: X FR: X
- Curricular Renewal: Speaking, Writing
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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