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JAPN0235A-S13

History of Pre-Modern Japan
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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.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
22500

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JAPN0235

All Sections in Spring 2013

Spring 2013

JAPN0235A-S13 Lecture (Ward)