World History I

Bruce A. McMenomy, Ph.D. and Christe A. McMenomy, Ph.D. for Scholars Online
2017-18: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time

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Chapter 10: African Societies and Kingdoms
1000 B.C.E. to 1500 C.E.

41: Wed, Feb 7, 2018

Please post in the forum for the day a short essay in response to this question:

African history is often given short shrift in courses like this; what are some of the implications and reasons? What problems do historians face in trying to get at the earlier history of these regions? What lingering consequences do those problems have for the shape of the scholarship that emerges? Consider: