Modern History of East Asia
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits0
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
OverviewHistory of China, Japan, and Korea since the mid-19th century; traditional political and economic structures; the impact of the West; Meiji Japan; nationalism; communism; wars; contemporary economic and political structures; the role of the East Asia Region in the world.
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