Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018
HST 209 Modern Japan
4 hours; 4 credits
An exploration of themes in Japanese history, such as the indigenous roots of the late 19th-century transformation, the debate on the origins of military rule of the 1930s, the reasons for the economic success story of the post-war period, and the human and ecological cost of the great changes over the 19th and 20th centuries. For History majors and minors, this is designated as a world history course. (social science) (cont. wld.) (p&d) NOTE: This course satisfies the College Option.
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