01:30 PM to 02:45 PM MW
Planetary Hall (formerly Science & Tech I) 212
Section Information for Spring 2020
This course is an introduction to some of the major themes in the history of East Asia from the late-eighteenth through the mid-twentieth centuries (1750s-1950s). Although conceived of as a regional history, the primary focus of this course will be on China and Japan with some attention paid to Korea as well. Issues covered will include imperialism, colonialism, nationalism, World War II, the Cold War, and revolutions.