Jun 17, 2018  
2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 College Catalog
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HIST 2039 - History of East Asia

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This course is an introductory survey of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean culture, society, and politics. We will discuss both common characteristics as well as the differences between these countries. The course emphasizes three main themes: cultural exchange in East Asia prior to the 19th century, the impact of 19th century foreign imperialism, and the rise of East Asia as a key player in 20th century world economics and politics. (3 hrs lec)



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