ASIAN 280 - Topics in Asian Studies
Section: 003 Death and Mourning in Early China
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
WorldLit
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course examines different aspects of the process of navigating death and mourning in ancient China from anthropological, socio-cultural and philosophical perspectives. The range of subjects we will be addressing include different ways to cope with the fact of death (both one’s own and others’), different burial and mourning protocols, and different rituals aimed at commemorating and sometimes communing with the dead.

ASIAN 280 - Topics in Asian Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
25487
Open
7
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (LEC)
P
30995
Open
5
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
003 (LEC)
P
33433
Open
12
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
004 (LEC)
P
33724
Open
6
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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