1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

ANTH 3590-02

Course Name: 
Development and Culture in Africa
Career: 
Undergraduate
Units: 
3.00

This course draws on critical theory to examine social issues and development in Africa. It explores the general contours of European colonialism, national independence, and the position of African states in today's global economic order. The course exposes students to various theories of underdevelopment and draws on case studies (Sudan, Rwanda, South Africa) to discuss issues related to race, class, labor, gender, trade & HIV/AIDS.

Requirements: 
Ethnography Area Requirement