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HISTORY

HIST-447 Asian Studies (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Topical courses in Asian history including modern China, late imperial China, the Japanese empire, modern Eurasian frontiers, and other topics in Chinese, Japanese, and inner Asian history. Meets with HIST-647.

HIST-447 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Japan: A Survey
This course focuses chiefly on the fifty years of the Japanese Empire, from the incorporation of Taiwan in 1895 to Japan's defeat and imperial dissolution in 1945. Some attention is accorded to earlier expansions of the Japanese state into Hokkaido and Okinawa, as well as the legacy of the Japanese Empire after 1945. Meets with HIST-647 001.