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The East is Red: China 1949-1997 - HSTY3700

Year - 2020

This unit of study examines the emergence of the People's Republic of China and the role played by the Chinese Communist Party in its creation. By looking at top-down party politics and grassroots movements from below we seek to understand the ways in which revolution defined both daily life and China's new position in the world.

2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week.

Tutorial Participation (10%), 1x1.5hr Final Exam (30%), 1x2250wd Research Essay (40%), 1x500wd Essay Proposal (10%), 1x250wd Research Bibliography (10%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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