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252 HST

Introductory survey of the modern history and culture of Korea, Japan, and China. Examines the inter-relations of the three countries and their different experiences since the arrival of Western industrial powers in the 19th century. Major topics include imperialism and cultural interactions, science and modern political thoughts, reforms and revolutions, social transformations, and the miracles of economic growth. This new course offers new approaches to the study of regional history by making connections of shared experiences.