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Oct 27, 2021
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HIS 381 - Non-Violence in Black America
History Of Non-Violence In Black America
Prerequisite: None

This course analyzes the historical development of the philosophy of nonviolence in the African American community. The course looks at the impact of nonviolence before, during, and after the civil rights movement. In addition, it also focuses on the impact of personalism, Ghandi, black theology of liberation, and other ideas on Dr. Martin Luther King and his supporters. A segment of the course deals with the struggles of non-violent leaders to maintain stances on peace and nonviolence amidst the Vietnam War and calls for "Black Power".

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

History Department

Course Attributes:
History US

May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Non Credit

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