HIST 354: Modern China

HIST 354-001: Modern China
(Fall 2024)

09:00 AM to 10:15 AM MW

Innovation Hall 223

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Section Information for Fall 2024

This course is a survey of modern Chinese history focusing primarily on the nineteenth through the mid-twentieth centuries (1800-1950). The course will explore the momentous changes in the relationship between state and society from the decline and eventual collapse of the Qing dynasty to the earliest years of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in 1949-1950. Themes to be explored include imperialism, nationalism, modernization, and the various facets of revolution (political, social, and cultural) during this century and a half of Chinese history.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

China from 1644 to the People's Republic of China. Emphasizes coming of West and various stages of Chinese reaction. 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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