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HIST 258 Slavery in North America from the Colonial Era to 1865

HIST 258  Slavery in North America from the Colonial Era to 1865  Units: 3.00  

This course examines the history of slavery from the colonial era to the mid-nineteenth century. Maintaining the focus on North America, this course will situate the history of transatlantic slavery within a longer global context. Themes include comparative history of slavery, anti-slavery and abolition, race and racialization, gender, violence, and global capitalism.

Learning Hours: 120 (36 Lecture, 84 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 2 or above.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science