History of the Xhosa language; understanding Xhosa culture and way of life.
For students intending to engage in community-based research in South Africa in the summer following spring study quarter in Cape Town.
Two-quarter sequence for students engaging in Cape Town-sponsored community based research.
Two-quarter sequence for students engaging in Cape Town-sponsored community-based research.
Political economy approach to foreign aid. Context of debate on development: differences between developed and less developed countries, concept of poverty, how to measure development.
Adult learning and its role in community social action; development; service learning.
Comparison of the transition from apartheid to democracy in Namibia and South Africa. Focus on peaceful process involving negotiated settlement in South Africa.
Archaeology, history and ethnography of the aboriginal hunter gatherers of southern Africa, the San people.
Introduction to concept of public health as compared with clinical medicine. Within a public health context, the broad distribution of health problems in sub-Saharan Africa as compared with U.S.