History of Racism in the Atlantic World

Africana Studies 106

Usual Description

As part of their colonial structures, Europe colonizers developed systems of racism in the Americas. The basis of racism is the assumption that as the result of biological heredity, groups of humans differ in their beliefs, behavior, and physical appearance from those in authority and are therefore inferior. This course will examine the history of the develpoment of forms of racism in the various socio-political entities in the Americas from 1492 to the early twentieth century.

Areas of Interest
The Americas
The Americas
Time Periods

1492 - 1950

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Africana Studies 106 Taught by Gordon Gill
Africana Studies 106 Taught by Gordon Gill