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Fall 2019
Jan 27, 2020
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HIS 368 - Modern Japan
This course is an in-depth exploration of the history of Japan from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day. Topics to be studied include: the collapse of the Tokugawa shogunate, the Mejji Restoration and Japan's subsequent transformation into a modern-nation state. Japan's imperial expansion into East Asia, the Second World War, and Japan's postwar recovery and growth. In addition to acquiriing a foundational knowledge of modern Japanese history, students will also become familiar with the major debates in the field, as well as the significant primary and secondary sources of the era.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: School of Continuing Education, Graduate Level, Graduate Level, Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Classroom Based, Classroom w/Stdy Abrd Exprnce

History and Classics Department

Course Attributes:
Asian Studies Elective, UG Core:Diversity

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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