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COURSE INFORMATION

COURSE TITLE Topic: Of Swords and Cherry Blossoms: Samurai Images Past and Present
CREDIT RANGE 3.000
SCHOOL Dyson College Arts & Sciences
DEPARTMENT History 
LEVEL Undergraduate
COREQUISITE none
PREREQUISITE none
DESCRIPTION:

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

Course Description: The course explores the history of the samurai as warrior, noble, official, and most importantly, pivotal figure in the construction of a Japanese national "mythistory." The focus is on the study of medieval and early modern texts and images, as well as of nineteenth/twentieth century popular books and feature films dealing with samurai as people, concept, and ideal.



SECTION INFORMATION

CRN: 10109
SUBJECT: HIS
COURSE NUMBER: 297F
SECTION TITLE: Topic: Of Swords and Cherry Blossoms: Samurai Images Past and Present
CAMPUS: New York City
SCHEDULE TYPE: Lecture
REQUIRED MATERIAL: To Be Determined
SECTION COMMENTS: This is a Web-Assisted class that requires online and in-class participation.
COREQUISITE None
ATTRIBUTES: Area of Knowledge III,World Traditions & Cultures
FEES: 0
CAPACITY 25
SEATS AVAILABLE 8
INSTRUCTOR: Ronald Frank
RESTRICTION(S):

New York City Campus

Time Days Campus/Room Assignment Date
09:00 am - 12:00 pm   TR   1 Pace Plaza CIVIC W503 01/03/2017 - 01/22/2017