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SOC 188E: Community and Social Change in Africa: Resources-Africa

Introduction to research resources for Soc 188E.

African History

  • African Activist Archive Project*  
    This project preserves records and memories of activism in the United States that supported the struggles of African peoples against colonialism, apartheid, and social injustice from the 1950s through the 1990s.
  • African American Migration Experience*  
    Presents images, texts and maps that explore "thirteen defining migrations that formed and transformed African America" from 1450 to the present.
  • African Posters     Edit or Delete link_2791260   Get Quick Stats
    A collection of 366 posters created by African governments and international agencies, as well as political/labor/social/religious/educational/ cultural organizations. Topics include anti-apartheid movements; HIV/AIDS; Lusophone African liberation movement; Nigerian social values; 1994 South African elections; and South Africa under apartheid.
  • DISA: Digital Innovation South Africa     Edit or Delete link_2791261   Get Quick Stats
    Focuses on the socio-political history of South Africa, particularly the struggle for freedom during the period from 1950 to the first democratic elections in 1994.
  • Internet African History Sourcebook*     Edit or Delete link_2791262   Get Quick Stats
    Extensive collection of sources on the history of human societies in the continent of Africa.