Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

HST 209 Modern Japan(CO)(CW)(P&D)

4 hours. 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.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

ENG 151 and any FUSR course

Distribution

(social science) (contemporary world) (p&d)