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African development – from the past to the present (Coursera)

African development – from the past to the present -- offers a unique economic history perspective on Africa's development. Over a period of five weeks, the course covers a logical account of historical events and decisions that have shaped the current political-economical landscape of Sub-Saharan Africa - from the [...]
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Cities are back in town : urban sociology for a globalizing urban world (Coursera)

Jan 17th 2022
Cities are back in town : urban sociology for a globalizing urban world (Coursera)
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Urbanization is reaching a new peak in the contemporary world with the rise of mega cities. Researchers try to make sense of these large urban areas using a variety of concepts. The class will review debates and present social science models of cities to analyse and compare contemporary developments. [...]
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American Education Reform: History, Policy, Practice (Coursera)

Jan 17th 2022
American Education Reform: History, Policy, Practice (Coursera)
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Discover what shapes how we talk about schools today by exploring the history of U.S. education reform. Engage with the main actors, key decisions, and major turning points in this history. See how social forces drive reform. Learn about how the critical tensions embedded in U.S. education policy and [...]
Average: 9 (4 votes)

Cultural Competence - Aboriginal Sydney (Coursera)

This course explores some of the key themes and capabilities of cultural competence by exploring Aboriginal experiences and narratives of Sydney. Australia was ‘claimed’ for the British Crown in 1770, by Captain James Cook, but the invasion began in earnest when the First Fleet of British arrived in 1788 [...]
Average: 7 (4 votes)

First Peoples to the Early Republic: Born in Colonialism (Canvas.net)

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First Peoples to the Early Republic: Born in Colonialism (Canvas.net)
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This course will explore Native American cultures and the impacts of colonial and U.S. government policies on them; European colonization with particular focus on the British in North America; the War for Independence against Britain and the framing of the U.S. Constitution; as well as the formation of political [...]
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Colonial Latin and South America (saylor.org)

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Colonial Latin and South America (saylor.org)
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This course will introduce you to the history of Latin and South America from the year in which European explorers first discovered and began to colonize the region to the early 19th century, when many Latin and South American colonies declared their independence from European rule.
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Introduction to United States History: Colonial Period to the Civil War (saylor.org)

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Introduction to United States History: Colonial Period to the Civil War (saylor.org)
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This course will introduce you to United States history from the colonial period to the Civil War.
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