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2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 2320 - East Asian History: To 1600 (3)

When Offered: Fall
GEN ED: Historical Studies Designation; Integrative Learning Experience (Theme: “How We Know What We Know About the Past: Method, Evidence, Knowledge”)
An introduction to the major issues in East Asian civilizations from pre-history to 1600 with a focus on China, Japan, and Korea. Topics include state building, philosophical/religious traditions (including Confucianism, Daoism, and Buddhism), material culture, the role of women, economic development, regional/global exchange, and social change.