Course Catalog


The Idea of Asia

This course examines the imagination of Asia from a variety of perspectives: historical, economic, religious, philosophical, literary, and artistic. It begin from the extreme social and cultural diversity of the continent as it is currently defined, and asks first, how the idea of a coherent Asia was constructed; and second, what effects this idea has had in both "Asian" and "European" history. This course fulfills the capstone requirement for the Asian Studies major.ASIAN 488L and MDNLNG 488L are the same course.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7757 TuTh
12:30 - 1:45 pm
Kawashima,Teruko W01-0029
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 11
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: MDNLNG 488L
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: International