Third world: perspectives and challenges, 7.5 credits
Level: First level 1
Department: Department of Cultural Sciences
Course code: 1HI490
Växjö, 50% Cancelled
Duration: Canceled! (was 21 Jan - 31 Mar, 2013)
Study pace: Part time/Day
Semester: Spring 2013. Find course start
Selection: Grade 33%, Aptitude test 33% and credits 34%.
Teaching Language: English
Contact person: Magnus Persson, magnus.persson_AT_lnu.se
Last application date: 15 Aug, 2012
Syllabus: Syllabus (PDF) (Only available in swedish)
Application code: LNU-F5502
This course focuses on Third World history in the 20th century up until today. We introduce the anti-colonial resistance movement as well as attempts to establish a Third World identity and -unity. We also address a number of important developmental problems connected to social, economic and political changes in development countries. We will also problemise concepts such as "development countries" and "Third World".
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