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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: AAH                                     Course Number: 270                                    
Course Title: The History of African-American Social and Intellectual Thought
Subject: African American History
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


An historical survey of the principal ideas, ideologies, and intellectual currents in the African-American community including the shifting emphases on assimilation, Pan-Africanism, and nationalism. Major organizations and movements and key individuals who have shaped African-American thought. Examination of the impact of these ideas on American thought and culture.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and ETH 123.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    05/15/2012