HIST 251: Survey of East Asian History

HIST 251-001: Survey of East Asian History I
(Fall 2018)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM W

Innovation Hall 132

Section Information for Fall 2018

This course offers a historical survey of the cultures and civilizations of East Asia from the ancient period through the modern era. Course content will include intellectual, cultural, and political history, and seek to illustrate connections and divergences between the regions of East Asia, including China, Japan, and Korea. By looking at history and dynamics of East Asian civilizations, we will better understand the development of East Asian societies and the continuing impact of historical legacies on contemporary affairs. Instructor: Setzekorn


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Surveys history of China and Japan from prehistoric times to ca. 1600. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Global Understanding
Specialized Designation: Non-Western Culture
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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