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140218 VO History of Central Africa 1 (2017W)

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Language: German

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Friday 13.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 20.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 27.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 03.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 10.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 1 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-03
Friday 17.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 24.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 01.12. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 12.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 19.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12
Friday 26.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Inst. f. Afrikawissenschaften, Seminarraum 3 UniCampus Hof 5 2M-O1-12

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Aims, contents and method of the course

Diese Vorlesung bietet einen Überblick über die frühe zentralafrikanische Geschichte bis in die Neuzeit hinein. Der zweite Teil, der im Folgesemester stattfinden wird, dreht sich um Ereignisse und Prozesse des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts.

Assessment and permitted materials

Schriftliche Prüfung + Verfassen eines schriftlichen Kurzessays.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Erfüllung der definierten Leistungen

Examination topics

LV-Inhalte

Reading list

Birmingham, David (1981): Central Africa to 1870: Zambezia, Zaire and the South Atlantic. Cambridge, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University Press.
Birmingham, David / Martin, Phyllis M. (eds., 1990 [1983]): History of Central Africa, Volume One. London, New York: Longman.
Connah, Graham (2016/Third edition): African Civilizations: An Archaelogical Perspective. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.
Ehret, Christopher (2002): The Civilizations of Africa: A History to 1800.Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia.
Iliffe, John (2017/Third edition): Africans: The History of a Continent. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.
Newitt, Malyn (ed., 2010): The Portuguese in West Africa, 1415-1670: A Documentary History. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.
Phillipson, David (2005/Third edition): African Archaelogy. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.
Sonderegger, Arno (2017): Kurze Geschichte des Alten Afrika: Von den Anfängen bis 1600. Wiesbaden: Marix.
Thornton, John (2006 [1998]): Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1800. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.
Vansina, Jan (1978): The Children of Woot: A History of the Kuba Peoples. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press.
Vansina, Jan (1990): Paths in the Rainforests: Toward a History of Political Tradition in Equatorial Africa. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.

Association in the course directory

SAG/A, SAG/B, EC-148;
MA Globalgeschichte,Vertiefung 1
MA Geschichte (PM4): Globalgeschichte

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