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HIS 194M - 01   Literati, Samurai, and Yangban: Comparative History of State and Elite in East Asia, 1600-1900

2017 Winter Quarter

Class Details

Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
41829
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
W
Status
Open
Available Seats
18
Enrollment Capacity
20
Enrolled
2
Wait List Capacity
0
Wait List Total
0

Description

Critically examines the formation of political elites in East Asia. Compares literati in Ming and Qing, China; samurai in Tokugawa, Japan; and yangban in Joeson, Korea. Each group occupied specific roles and functions in their state and society but differed in scale and character. Students cannot receive credit for this course and course 294M.

Enrollment Requirements

Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements, or two upper-division history courses, or permission of the instructor. Enrollment is restricted to junior and senior history majors and East Asian studies minors.

Meeting Information

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
F 12:00PM-03:00PM Merrill Acad 002 Hu,M. 01/09/17 - 03/17/17
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