ASAM 354 - American Expansion in the Pacific

Description
This class will focus on America's expansion into the Pacific around the turn of the century with the acquisition of Hawaii and the Phillipines. It can deal with various issues, including the meaning of "frontier," colonialism, development of capitalist economies in the region, diplomacy, racism, migration, an American brand of Orientalism in encountering the "natives" and "heathens,"and histories of the West and the Pacific Islands in general
Credits
1
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2017
Offered
TuTh
Avg. Class Size
45
Avg. Sections
1