May 19, 2024  
2021-2022 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 1598G - World History: Slavery and Freedom, Honors.


(3-0-3) On Demand. Between 1520 and 1870, some 11 million Africans were transported to the Americas, largely on European ships, to serve as slaves. What is slavery? How did this horrible “human traffic” occur? And what was the experience of life on a slave plantation? This course will look at practices of slavery from across the globe. Equivalent Courses: HIS 1522G. WI

Credits: 3