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HIS 242 - Modern Japan

Satisfies 3 credits toward East Asian Studies minor.
New Core: Fulfills 3 credits in Area of Knowledge III.

Course Description: A study of Japan in the 19th and 20th centuries. Feudal period. Shogunate. Coming of Perry. Imperial rule. Meiji Era: from feudalism to industrial age. Liberal aspects. Imperialism: Sino-Japanese War, Russo-Japanese War, World War II, General MacArthur, and SCAP Peace Treaty and after.

Course Rotation: NYC: Spring; PLV: Fall

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial

History Department

Course Attributes:
Area of Knowledge III

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: