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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: AFR                                     Course Number: 129                                    
Course Title: The Psychology of the African-American Experience
Subject: Africana Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Survey and critique of the major theoretical perspectives on African-American psychological development. Overview of the psychological experience of African-Americans, particularly those responses that foster sound psychological functioning despite oppressive or distorting social feedback. Application of psychological concepts and principles to the African-American experience.

  • This course is crosslisted as:   PSY 129
Start Date:    12/31/2000                         End Date: