HIS413H1: Slave Emancipation in the Atlantic World

Hours

24S

Examines the process and consequences of slave emancipation in the Atlantic World, beginning with the French and Haitian Revolutions and concluding with slavery and abolition in West Africa in the early 20th century.Students are introduced to the major literature and historiographical debates surrounding emancipation.

Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)