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HIST 3414 - Asia: History and Culture

This is a History of Asia course in the History major; however, this is also a required course for anyone interested in obtaining a minor in Asian Studies. An introduction to current theoretical debates about Asia, modernization and area studies. This course provides a comprehensive survey of the diverse peoples, languages, religions and cultures, from the ancient past to current day issues of global economics and ecological cooperation. This course studies the ancient background as well as current political and social cultures of Asia. This course addresses concerns defining the self-understanding of Asian nation states, in terms of topics such as participation in global economics and ecological cooperation.

Credits: 3

Prereq: ENGL 1105
Lecture hours: 3
General Education Program Course GEP (WI)