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subject description and guidelines

  • The selection of material is largely based on the African Diaspora. Collecting areas for Africana Studies will include materials written by or about peoples of African descent with emphasis on the subject areas of history, literature, politics, economics, sociology, psychology, cultural anthropology and folklore, religion, education, international relations and Third World political economy.


  • Materials will support the course work of departments but not limited to the Africana Studies and Research Center, English, Government, History, Sociology, Anthropology, Art History, and Near Eastern Studies.