2019-2020 Catalog 
    
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 384 - History of Japan

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A survey of Japanese history from legendary times to the present. In addition to political and institutional history, it examines the complex cultural responses toward foreigners and militarism. Particular attention is given to Japan’s astonishing modernization during the Meiji period and its development as a democratic economic superpower after World War II. See department chair.