Asian Languages and Cultures

Fall Term, 1998 (September 8-December 21, 1998)

Note: The Department Waitlist policy for all courses is 2 - Go to the department office to get on a waitlist, and then attend the first class meeting. Policies and procedures for handling the waitlist will be explained there.

Courses in Asian Studies (Division 323)

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111/Hist. 151. South Asian Civilization. (4). (HU).
See History 151. (Trautmann)
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121/Hist. 121. Great Traditions of East Asia. (4). (HU).
See History 121.
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150. First Year Seminar in Asian Studies: Civilizations of Asia. No knowledge of Asian Languages required. Only first-year students, including those with sophomore standing, may pre-register for First-Year Seminars. All others need permission of instructor. (3). (HU). May be repeated with permission of instructor.
Section 001 Language in Asia.
Through hands-on exercises and investigations, students in this course will explore aspects of language and its place in Asian societies. Topics will include the relationships of Asian languages to each other, linguistic clues to early history and prehistory, Asian scripts and their development, Asian languages in the computer age, and the interaction of language and culture. Emphasis will be on direct investigation of actual examples from a wide variety of Asian languages, including minority languages. (Baxter)
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220/Buddhist Studies 220/Rel. 202. Introduction to the Study of Asian Religions. (4). (HU).
See Buddhist Studies 220.
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251/Chinese 250. Undergraduate Seminar in Chinese Culture. No knowledge of Chinese language is required. (3). (HU). May be repeated with department permission.
See Chinese 250. (Feuerwerker)
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252/Japanese 250. Undergraduate Seminar in Japanese Culture. No knowledge of Japanese language is required. (3). (HU). May be repeated with department permission.
See Japanese 250.
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253/S&SEA 250. Undergraduate Seminar in South and Southeast Asian Culture. No knowledge of any Asian language required. (3). (HU). May be repeated with department permission.
See S&SEA 250.
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401/Japanese 401. Japanese Literature in Translation: the Premodern. A knowledge of Japanese is not required. (3). (HU).
See Japanese 401. (Ramirez-Christensen)
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468/Chinese 468/Phil. 468. Classical Chinese Thought (To A.D. 220). Upperclass standing; no knowledge of Chinese required. (3). (HU).
See Chinese 468. (Ivanhoe)
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471/Chinese 471. Classical Chinese Literature in Translation. No knowledge of Chinese required. (3). (HU).
See Chinese 471. (Rolston)
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476/Chinese 476/RC Hums. 476. Writer and Society in Modern China. No knowledge of Chinese is required. (4). (HU).
See Chinese 476.
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