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HIST0235

History of Pre-Modern Japan

History of Pre-Modern Japan
In this course we will explore the social, cultural, and institutional history of Japan from the eighth century up through the rise of the Tokugawa shogunate in the 17th century. The course is organized thematically to illuminate the different periods of Japanese history, including the imperial origin myth and Heian culture, the frontier and the rise of samurai government, localism and the warring states period, and finally the Tokugawa settlement and the paradoxes of centralized feudalism. Pre-1800. 3 hrs. lect/disc.
Subject:
History
Department:
History
Division:
Humanities
Requirements Fulfilled:
AAL HIS SOC
Equivalent Courses:
JAPN0235

Sections

Fall 2014

HIST0235A-F14 Lecture (Ward)
HIST0235B-F14 Lecture (Ward)

Spring 2013

HIST0235A-S13 Lecture (Ward)

Fall 2011

HIST0235A-F11 Lecture (Ward)
HIST0235Y-F11 Discussion (Ward)
HIST0235Z-F11 Discussion (Ward)

Spring 2010

HIST0235A-S10 Lecture (Waters)
HIST0235Y-S10 Discussion (Waters)
HIST0235Z-S10 Discussion (Waters)

Fall 2008

HIST0235A-F08 Lecture (Waters)
HIST0235Y-F08 Discussion (Waters)
HIST0235Z-F08 Discussion (Waters)

Fall 2007

HIST0235A-F07 Lecture (Waters)
HIST0235Y-F07 Discussion (Waters)
HIST0235Z-F07 Discussion (Waters)

Fall 2006

HIST0235A-F06 Lecture (Waters)
HIST0235X-F06 Discussion (Waters)
HIST0235Y-F06 Discussion (Waters)
HIST0235Z-F06 Discussion (Waters)

Fall 2004

HIST0235A-F04 Lecture (Waters)
HIST0235B-F04 Lecture (Waters)