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Winter Academic Term '02 Graduate Course Guide

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Courses in Asian Studies


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Winter Academic Term, 2002 (January 7 - April 26)

Open courses in Asian Studies
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Wolverine Access Subject listing for ASIAN

Winter Academic Term '02 Time Schedule for Asian Studies.


ASIAN 440. National Cinema of Asia.

Section 001 Dialogue of Violence: Cinema in WWII's Pacific Theater. Meets with Film-Video 455.001

Instructor(s): Mark H Nornes (amnornes@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: (3). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($35) required.

Course Homepage: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~amnornes/violence.html

See Film and Video Studies 440.001.

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ASIAN 469 / CHIN 469 / PHIL 469. Later Chinese Thought.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Philip Ivanhoe

Prerequisites: Upperclass standing; no knowledge of Chinese required. (3).

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~ivanhoe/phil469.htm

See Chinese 469.001.

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ASIAN 472 / KOREAN 472. The Korean War.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Henry Em (henryem@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: http://coursetools.ummu.umich.edu/2002/winter/asian/472/001.nsf

See Korean 472.001.

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ASIAN 481 / BUDDHST 481 / RELIGION 483. Zen Buddhism.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Robert H Sharf (rsharf@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: One previous course in Buddhist Studies recommended. (4).

Credits: (4).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

See Buddhist Studies 481.001.

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ASIAN 492. Topics in S&SEA Studies.

Section 001 The Philippines: A Many Splendored View. (3 Credits).

Instructor(s): Gayl D Ness , Peter Gosling

Prerequisites: (1-3). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Credits: (1-3).

Course Homepage: http://www.umich.edu/~iinet/cseas/academic/crs_philippines/index.html

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ASIAN 492. Topics in S&SEA Studies.

Section 002 Religion, Security and Violence in Global Contexts. (1 credit). Meets with MENAS 334.001 and REES 405.002. Meets 4-6 Jan 23, 4-5:30 Feb 20, Mar 20. Attendance at 3 connected events also required. (Drop/Add deadline=January 27).

Instructor(s): Michael Kennedy

Prerequisites: (1-3). May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Mini/Short course

Credits: (1-3).

Lab Fee: Laboratory fee ($10) required.

Course Homepage: http://www.umich.edu/~iinet/iisite/events/religion_security_violence.html

See Middle Eastern and North African Studies 334.001.

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ASIAN 499. Independent Study-Directed Readings.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: (1-4). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for a total of eight credits.

Credits: (1-4).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Directed readings or research in consultation with a member of the Asian Studies faculty.

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ASIAN 600. Seminar in Japanese Studies.

Section 001 Meiji Japan.

Instructor(s): Jordan Sand

Prerequisites: Graduate standing. Qualified undergraduates with permission of instructor. (3).

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

This course will explore new ways to interpret Japan's transformation during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by focusing on the effects of modern visual media and material forms in everyday life. Topics may include dress and the body, the dwelling and urban space, cuisine and etiquette, collectors and cultures of display, portrait photography, graphic magazines, and expositions. Some of the course will be devoted to group examination of primary source material, both textual and visual.

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ASIAN 798. MA Essay SSEA Studies.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Center MA Students. Graduate standing. (1-6). (INDEPENDENT).

Credits: (1-6).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

The Master's Essay is a substantial research paper reflecting interdisciplinary training and the ability to use Western language literature and SSEA language sources. The thesis is usually undertaken in the last term of the degree program, under the supervision of two Center faculty. Students in the joint degree programs should refer to the appropriate sections in the handbook for additional requirements specific to their program.

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ASIAN 799. Master's Essay in Japanese Studies.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Master's student in Asian Studies. Graduate Standing. (1-6).

Credits: (1-6).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Students electing the thesis track must complete the Master's Essay. The Master's Essay is a substantial research paper reflecting interdisciplinary training and the ability to use Western language literature and Japanese language sources. The thesis is usually undertaken in the last term of the degree program, under the supervision of two Center faculty. Students in the joint degree programs should refer to the appropriate sections in the CJS handbook for additional requirements specific to their program.

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