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.
THE COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016