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HIST 2392 Modern African History: Home


  • HIST 2392  (Spring 2021)
  • History of Modern Africa
  • Dr. Jill E. Kelly


Reference Works on African History

  • As you get started, you can get ideas from class discussions or readings.
    • (You can also look at the bibliographies of class readings, and search for those items if they sound relevant).
    • If it is a topic you are just getting started with, look for background Information in reference resources.
      • Reference resources allow you to:
        • Gain familiarity with the topic
        • Identify more specific aspects of the topic on which to focus
        • Provide context and identify differing perspectives
        • Identify experts related to the topic

Humanities Research Librarian

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