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The African experience : from "Lucy" to Mandela, Kenneth P. Vickery

Label
The African experience : from "Lucy" to Mandela
Title
The African experience
Title remainder
from "Lucy" to Mandela
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth P. Vickery
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a general introduction to the history of Africa, south of the Sahara Desert
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • instructional materials
Cataloging source
MDK
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Vickery, Kenneth Powers
Dewey number
960
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • RZA 9422, etc.
  • DT352.4
LC item number
.V535 2006
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lectures delivered by Professor Kenneth P. Vickery, North Carolina State University
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The Great courses
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  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The African experience : from "Lucy" to Mandela, Kenneth P. Vickery
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In three containers (23 cm.)
  • Course consists of 36 lectures in 3 parts. Each part consists of 6 compact discs and each compact disc consists of 2 lectures. Each course guidebook covers the 12 lectures contained in each part
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1: Lecture 1. Finding the "Lost Continent" -- Lecture 2. Africa's many natural environments -- Lecture 3. A virtual tour of the great land -- Lecture 4. The cradle of humankind -- Lecture 5. Crops, cattle, iron- taming a continent -- Lecture 6. Kinship and community- societies take shape -- Lecture 7. Like nothing else- the ancient Nile valley -- Lecture 8. Soul and spirit- religion in Africa -- Lecture 9. Ethiopia- Outpost of Christianity -- Lecture 10. West Africa's "Golden Age" -- Lecture 11. The Swahili commercial world -- Lecture 12. Great Zimbabwe and the cities of the south
  • Part 2: Lecture 13. The Atlantic slave trade- the scope -- Lecture 14. The Atlantic slave trade- the impact -- Lecture 15. South Africa- the Dutch Cape colony -- Lecture 16. South Africa- The Zulu kingdom -- Lecture 17. South Africa- The frontier and unification -- Lecture 18. South Africa- diamonds and gold -- Lecture 19. Prelude to the "scramble for Africa" -- Lecture 20. European conquest and African resistance -- Lecture 21. Colonial Africa- new realities -- Lecture 22. Colonial Africa- Comparisons and change -- Lecture 23. The lion awakens- the rise of nationalism -- Lecture 24. The peaceful paths to independence
  • Part 3: Lecture 25. The congo- promise and pain -- Lecture 26. Segregation to apartheid in South Africa -- Lecture 27. The armed struggles for independence -- Lecture 28. The first taste of freedom -- Lecture 29. The taste turns sour -- Lecture 30. The world turns down- the "permanent crisis" -- Lecture 31. A new dawn? The democratic revival -- Lecture 32. The South African miracle -- Lecture 33. The unthinkable- the Rwanda genocide -- Lecture 34. The new plague- HIV/AIDS in Africa -- Lecture 35. Zimbabwe- background to contemporary crisis -- Lecture 36. Africa found
Control code
1678094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598032246
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2007567250
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8678
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1678094
  • (OCoLC)73808846
  • (OCoLC)73808846
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The African experience : from "Lucy" to Mandela, Kenneth P. Vickery
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In three containers (23 cm.)
  • Course consists of 36 lectures in 3 parts. Each part consists of 6 compact discs and each compact disc consists of 2 lectures. Each course guidebook covers the 12 lectures contained in each part
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1: Lecture 1. Finding the "Lost Continent" -- Lecture 2. Africa's many natural environments -- Lecture 3. A virtual tour of the great land -- Lecture 4. The cradle of humankind -- Lecture 5. Crops, cattle, iron- taming a continent -- Lecture 6. Kinship and community- societies take shape -- Lecture 7. Like nothing else- the ancient Nile valley -- Lecture 8. Soul and spirit- religion in Africa -- Lecture 9. Ethiopia- Outpost of Christianity -- Lecture 10. West Africa's "Golden Age" -- Lecture 11. The Swahili commercial world -- Lecture 12. Great Zimbabwe and the cities of the south
  • Part 2: Lecture 13. The Atlantic slave trade- the scope -- Lecture 14. The Atlantic slave trade- the impact -- Lecture 15. South Africa- the Dutch Cape colony -- Lecture 16. South Africa- The Zulu kingdom -- Lecture 17. South Africa- The frontier and unification -- Lecture 18. South Africa- diamonds and gold -- Lecture 19. Prelude to the "scramble for Africa" -- Lecture 20. European conquest and African resistance -- Lecture 21. Colonial Africa- new realities -- Lecture 22. Colonial Africa- Comparisons and change -- Lecture 23. The lion awakens- the rise of nationalism -- Lecture 24. The peaceful paths to independence
  • Part 3: Lecture 25. The congo- promise and pain -- Lecture 26. Segregation to apartheid in South Africa -- Lecture 27. The armed struggles for independence -- Lecture 28. The first taste of freedom -- Lecture 29. The taste turns sour -- Lecture 30. The world turns down- the "permanent crisis" -- Lecture 31. A new dawn? The democratic revival -- Lecture 32. The South African miracle -- Lecture 33. The unthinkable- the Rwanda genocide -- Lecture 34. The new plague- HIV/AIDS in Africa -- Lecture 35. Zimbabwe- background to contemporary crisis -- Lecture 36. Africa found
Control code
1678094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598032246
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2007567250
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8678
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1678094
  • (OCoLC)73808846
  • (OCoLC)73808846
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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