2023-2024 Catalog

INDS 170 Modern Sub-Saharan Africa: Kenya and Tanzania

This course combines a firsthand look at the sociocultural environment and natural resources that shape development and change in Kenya and Tanzania. Particular attention is devoted to the rich indigenous history and traditions that provide social and economic purpose for art, the foundations for democratic institutions, support for dignity, industriousness, and accommodation for development. This course examines the degree to which Kenya and Tanzania have achieved their development objectives by managing cultural acculturation, natural resources, and modernization. [GM2]