ASIAN 480 - Topics in Asian Studies
Section: 004 Contemporary China
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Enforced Prerequisites:
Graduate Standing
Repeatability:
May be elected four times for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course provides an overview of contemporary China. Chinese society is best understood through a number of different intrinsically-linked and mutually-interdependent aspects. We will explore China’s history, cultural practices, government, economy, and family structure. Special attention will be given to the various domains of daily life, including education, work, income, health, leisure, marriage, housing, and psychological wellbeing.

ASIAN 480 - Topics in Asian Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
44945
Open
8
 
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W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
44946
Open
9
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
003 (SEM)
P
44947
Closed
0
 
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
004 (SEM)
P
46766
Open
41
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
005 (SEM)
P
49001
Open
18
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 0684856352
Mao's China and after : a history of the People's Republic, Author: Maurice Meisner., Publisher: Free Press 3. ed. 1999
Required
ISBN: 0143118005
When China Rules the World The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order., Publisher: Penguin Group USA 2010
Required
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