This unit places the modern and contemporary history of Japan within its East Asian context. We will examine a number of key events and subjects pertaining to the relations between Japan, China and Korea. Doing so we will touch sensitive and controversial topics, become aware of differing views of history prevalent in these countries and understand why the historical question constitutes a major political issue in East Asia.
Unit details and rules
|12 credit points at 1000 level
|Available to study abroad and exchange students
|Lionel Babicz, firstname.lastname@example.org