Asian American Studies (AAS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019. Courses of Study 2019-2020 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

AAS 2100

This interdisciplinary course (with an emphasis in anthropology) will introduce students to the multiple routes/roots, lived experiences, and imagined worlds of South Asians who have traveled to various ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ANTHR 2410

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8436AAS 2100  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Munasinghe, V

AAS 2130

An introductory history of Chinese, Japanese, Asian Indians, Filipinos, and Koreans in the United States from the mid-nineteenth century to the 1990s. Major themes include racism and resistance, labor ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2640HIST 2640

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8989AAS 2130  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Chang, D

AAS 2623

An introduction to Asian American performance, this course will consider both historical and contemporary examples and forms through the analytics of Asian American studies, theatre studies, and performance ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2622PMA 2621

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17823AAS 2623  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Balance, C

AAS 2910

In her memoir Woman Warrior, Maxine Hong Kingston identified a conundrum familiar to many US-born children of Chinese immigrants when she asked: "What is Chinese tradition and what is the movies?" What ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2910ENGL 2910

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17809AAS 2910  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Wong, S

AAS 4050

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4052

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16200AAS 4050  SEM 001

    • W
    • Balance, C

  • For this course description, please see the Asian American Studies website: http://asianamericanstudies.cornell.edu/courses.

AAS 4640

This course examines the emergence of nuclear energy in Asia and the Pacific after World War Two as a transpacific settler colonial institution and discourse. Building on current environmental humanities ... view course details

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  • 16969AAS 4640  SEM 101

    • R
    • Staff

AAS 4950

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5349AAS 4950  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8416AAS 4950  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17827AAS 4950  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Balance, C

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17828AAS 4950  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Wong, S