Nov 27, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog
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AADS 3200:Race and Technology

3 Class Hours 0 Laboratory Hours 3 Credit Hours
Prerequisite: ENGL 1102 
This course examines technology as a factor in historical change, emphasizing the role of tools, machines, and systems in revolutions, culture, politics, and economics in Africa and the African diaspora. Students engage historiographical debates and readings on the relationship between race and technology in the recent and distant past. More broadly, students develop a critical understanding of the role of race inquiry in technological knowledge through biographies, case studies, and primary source documents.



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