AFR 1501 – SEMINAR IN CURRENT COMMUNITY PROBLEMS (AND SOLUTIONS)

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  The course relies on various theories and methods in the social sciences to analyze the challenges of the Black community. Attempts are also made to explore solutions to the problems. The focus and emphasis of the course, however, is to identify issues in the community that facilitate socioeconomic empowerment of Black people. Furthermore, institutions such as the family, marriage, and the church are analyzed throughout the semester.

Header Photograph Information:

Underwood &Underwood. (1919) : Famous New York [African American] regiment. [African American] children gathered along line of march to extend royal welcome to their daddies of [the] 369th (old 15th New York City) regiment, as the famous fighters pass up Fifth Avenue in welcome home parade. College Park, MD: National Archive & Records Administration.

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