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HIST 6621 : Readings Seminar: Modern Japanese History
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:10:27 GMT
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GC-MA: Global Communication
IAAS-MA: International Affairs, Asia Concentration
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Readings Seminar: Modern Japanese History
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RdingsSem:Modern Japanese Hist
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Selected topics in modern Japanese history from the Meiji Restoration of 1868 to the present. Research or readings depending on students' interests. Emphasis on how interpretations of the past are shaped by the present.
• develop a sound knowledge of major issues in modern Japanese history;
• develop a critical approach to studying historians and their interpretations of the past;
• appreciate how interpretations of the past can influence present and vice versa.
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Hist 6621- Yang - Reading Seminar Modern Japanese History.pdf
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 02:36:32 GMT
Removed GCR course attribute.