HIST 252: Survey of East Asian History

HIST 252-001: Survey of East Asian History II
(Spring 2019)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM T

West Building 1007

Section Information for Spring 2019

This course is an introduction to some of the major themes in the history of East Asia from roughly 1800 to present, with an emphasis on the twentieth century. The primary focus of this course will be on the geographical area encompassed by China, Japan, and the Korean Peninsula. Issues covered will include imperialism, nationalism, World War II, and the Cold War.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

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

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