Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

ASIA 219 001 (CRN: 14385)

MODERN JAPAN

Long Title: MODERN JAPAN
Department: Asian Studies
Instructor: McCarty, Michael B.
Meeting: 9:00AM - 9:50AM MWF AEL B209 (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 10
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUN-2022 6:14AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
 
Description: This course will examine the modern history of Japan, roughly 1600 to the present. Through readings, discussion, exams and a research paper, students will engage with modern Japanese history, including warrior culture, engagement with the west, modernization and industrialization, empire, the role of women, democracy and popular protest, war, occupation, and economic growth.