The Study of Asia: from Revolution to Rebirth

This is an interdisciplinary seminar-style exploration of East Asian civilizations with emphasis on the interconnection among Asian states and with the rest of the world. The course is appropriate for those teaching in a wide range of liberal arts and social studies subjects, including: comparative government, geography, literature, world history and world cultures. Emphasis will be placed on the countries of China, Japan and N/S Korea, but coverage will include other Southeast Asian states.