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His 509: Historiography: African American History


An introduction to the research methodology and principles of historiography as applied to specific events and issues in African American history. The course will focus on how African American history has been, and is being, written. Topics include the major historians, philosophies of history, types and uses of evidence and fields in investigation. May not be used to complete history department M.A. 500-level historiography requirements.

3 Credits


  • Enrollment restricted to History Majors
  • History Graduate Students only with permission of the Graduate Advisor.

Cross-listed Courses

Instruction Type(s)

  • Seminar: Seminar for His 509
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