Asian Studies (ASIAN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

ASIAN 1104

In this course, we explore contemporary Buddhist responses to major ecological crises of our day: mass extinction, climate change, plastic pollution, industrial agriculture and GMO foods, habitat loss, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18767ASIAN 1104  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ASIAN 1105

How is the self perceived in relation to the world in Chinese literary tradition? This course examines a wide variety of autobiographical writings in China by inquiring into the tension between past and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18768ASIAN 1105  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ASIAN 1111

This First-Year Writing Seminar is about Asian Literature, Religion, and Culture and provides the opportunity to write extensively about these issues.  Topics vary by section. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Around A Religious Text: The Bhagavadgita

  • 18769ASIAN 1111  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Akepiyapornchai, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Korean Wave: Globalization S. Korean Pop Cul

  • 19459ASIAN 1111  SEM 102

    • TRUris Hall 202
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Park, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

ASIAN 2208

What is Southeast Asia? How does this faraway, "exotic," region intersect with our realities? This course introduces key questions in the study of Southeast Asia (which includes Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6820ASIAN 2208  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6821ASIAN 2208  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  •  6822ASIAN 2208  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

ASIAN 2245

This course combines hands-on instruction in gamelan, Indonesia's most prominent form of traditional music, and the academic study of the broader range of music found in contemporary Indonesia, including ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MUSIC 2341VISST 2744

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4744ASIAN 2245  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MUSIC 2341VISST 2744

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20507ASIAN 2245  LEC 002

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Miller, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2252

In this course, we will explore over one hundred years of Japanese cinema – one of the most prominent and diverse global film industries – from silent comedies to J-Horror, "ramen westerns" to Studio Ghibli.  ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: PMA 2452

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7762ASIAN 2252  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17444ASIAN 2252  DIS 201

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 17445ASIAN 2252  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2258

In August 1945, Japan was a devastated country; its cities burned, its people starving, its military and government in surrender. World War II was over. The occupation had begun. What sort of society emerged ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2315HIST 2315SHUM 2315

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17790ASIAN 2258  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Roebuck, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2262

An exploration of processes of change in health care practices in China. Focuses on key transitions, such as the emergence of canonical medicine, of Daoist approaches to healing and longevity, of "scholar ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 18944ASIAN 2262  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hinrichs, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2273

This course serves as both an introduction to the academic study of religion and a survey of major topics in the intersections of religious communities and environmentally sustainable practices. Using ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: RELST 2273

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7774ASIAN 2273  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2274

The largest of the three great Islamic empires of the early modern era, the Mughal empire at its height ruled over most of the Indian subcontinent, and more than 100 million subjects. This course offers ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture. Discussion optional. Combined with: HIST 2749

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7437ASIAN 2274  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Travers, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18385ASIAN 2274  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Travers, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18386ASIAN 2274  DIS 203

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Travers, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2277

This course probes the truths behind traditional claims of the priority of internal practice in Indian traditions. We will examine both practices themselves - techniques of meditation and contemplation ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: RELST 2277

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16515ASIAN 2277  LEC 001

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2288

This course offers a survey of the art and culture of China from the Neolithic period to the twenty-first century to students who have no previous background in Chinese studies. The course begins with ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARKEO 2800ARTH 2800SHUM 2800

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 17532ASIAN 2288  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Pan, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 2299

This course will explore the Buddhist tradition from its origins in ancient India to its migrations throughout Asia and eventually to the West. The first part of the course will deal with Indian Buddhism: ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: RELST 2299

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7067ASIAN 2299  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  7089ASIAN 2299  DIS 201

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  7090ASIAN 2299  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 3309

How do Buddhists live out their philosophies and ethics? What are the spaces of ritual, devotion, meditation, education, and politics? How do Buddhist practices and affiliations satisfy aesthetic and emotional ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: RELST 3309

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16488ASIAN 3309  LEC 001

    • TIves Hall 305
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: RELST 3309

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20285ASIAN 3309  LEC 002

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

ASIAN 3311

What role does Islam take in the politics, history, arts and rituals of Southeast Asia? Structured as a seminar, this course takes you on a journey through Southeast Asia, home to almost a quarter of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 6611NES 3511RELST 3311

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16504ASIAN 3311  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: one course in the humanities.

ASIAN 3312

If you have ever wondered what the Vietnam War was all about, how did it begin, how was it fought, why was it so controversial, why did the American people turn against it, why was it important, why were ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3312HIST 3312

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7118ASIAN 3312  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3312HIST 3312

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20286ASIAN 3312  LEC 002

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 3314

This course examines Korean literature and performance traditions from the Choson dynasty (1392-1910) to the present. Through hands-on performance workshops, the course enables students to experience how ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 6614COML 3314COML 6314

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18496ASIAN 3314  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 3315

Video games have become one of the major cultural forces of the world, far surpassing the size of the film and music industries combined. They have also been key to developments in digital culture and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17121ASIAN 3315  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 3388

For a long time area studies have overlooked the over-determined links of gender, race/ethnicity, and social class in fields related to East Asia and the trans-Pacific regions. Little attention has been ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16519ASIAN 3388  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Sakai, N

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4401

Supervised reading and research on the problem selected for honors work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  4978ASIAN 4401  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6011ASIAN 4401  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6167ASIAN 4401  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6163ASIAN 4401  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6012ASIAN 4401  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6013ASIAN 4401  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6164ASIAN 4401  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  7545ASIAN 4401  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  7546ASIAN 4401  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Warner, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program. Enrollment limited to: seniors.

ASIAN 4402

The student, under faculty direction, prepares an honors essay. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5963ASIAN 4402  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6009ASIAN 4402  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6360ASIAN 4402  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6107ASIAN 4402  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6010ASIAN 4402  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6003ASIAN 4402  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6165ASIAN 4402  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7549ASIAN 4402  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7550ASIAN 4402  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Warner, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: admission to honors program.

ASIAN 4403

Intensive reading under the direction of a member of the staff. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4759ASIAN 4403  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6056ASIAN 4403  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6361ASIAN 4403  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6162ASIAN 4403  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6057ASIAN 4403  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6058ASIAN 4403  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6100ASIAN 4403  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7553ASIAN 4403  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7554ASIAN 4403  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Warner, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 21875ASIAN 4403  IND 610

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4405

The development of market economy in early modern China (roughly from the late sixteenth to the nineteenth century) not only challenged the ideals of traditional Confucian economic order but also gave ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 6605

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17528ASIAN 4405  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4429

Chinese discourses have long linked the circulation of cosmic energies, political power, and bodily vitalities. In these models political order, spiritual cultivation, and health are achieved and enhanced ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 16864ASIAN 4429  SEM 101

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Hinrichs, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4430

Intensive examination of the syntax and phonology of a non-Indo-European language with the objective of testing principles of current linguistic theory. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: KOREA 4430LING 4430

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18530ASIAN 4430  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Whitman, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4436

Although the syllabus changes from year to year—emphasizing different themes—all films are discussed in relation to the conventions of mainstream Bollywood cinema and their social and cultural significance ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PMA 4536VISST 4436

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7448ASIAN 4436  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4448

Seminar intended to examine the increasingly complex relationship that has evolved between China and the rest of the international system, with particular focus on the rise of Chinese nationalism and the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CAPS 4827GOVT 4827GOVT 6827

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8105ASIAN 4448  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Carlson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Government Seniors and Juniors given preference. This class fulfills the government senior seminar requirement.

ASIAN 4449

This seminar will explore the development of and variety in the academic discipline of Religious Studies. We will consider the emergence of secular approaches to the study of religion arising out of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: RELST 4449

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16493ASIAN 4449  SEM 101

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: one course in religious studies or permission of instructor.

ASIAN 4450

This course explores how the art of Zen (Chan) developed in China and was transmitted to Korea and Japan. It will also examine how ideas of Zen informed Western Modern art in both Europe and North America, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARTH 4820ARTH 6820ASIAN 6650

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8169ASIAN 4450  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4481

Problems concerning translation are explored. Although there are many different models of translation, we tend to be confined to the unilateral regime of translation, that is, the very narrow and historically ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 4700

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16517ASIAN 4481  SEM 101

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Sakai, N

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4482

This experimental seminar examines religious artisans and designers as central contributors to the religious worlds they help create. Reading across religious traditions and time periods, we will learn ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17811ASIAN 4482  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 20915ASIAN 4482  SEM 102

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 4487

This seminar explores how patterned cloths serve as a symbolic medium, functioning on multiple levels of understanding and communication. As spun, dyed, and woven threads of consequence, textiles can be ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16923ASIAN 4487  SEM 101

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McGowan, K

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 20271ASIAN 4487  SEM 102

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McGowan, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6605

The development of market economy in early modern China (roughly from the late sixteenth to the nineteenth century) not only challenged the ideals of traditional Confucian economic order but also gave ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 4405

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17529ASIAN 6605  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6611

What role does Islam take in the politics, history, arts and rituals of Southeast Asia? Structured as a seminar, this course takes you on a journey through Southeast Asia, home to almost a quarter of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 3311NES 3511RELST 3311

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16528ASIAN 6611  SEM 101

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: one course in the humanities.

ASIAN 6612

An introduction to the key reference and research works available for Japanese studies (both print and digital).  Uses of databases and reference works on a given theme will be modelled in the class hour.  ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 20284ASIAN 6612  SEM 102

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Mckee, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: Japanese language skills at the intermediate level or above.

ASIAN 6614

This course examines Korean literature and performance traditions from the Choson dynasty (1392-1910) to the present. Through hands-on performance workshops, the course enables students to experience how ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 3314COML 3314COML 6314

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18498ASIAN 6614  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6644

This seminar explores how patterned cloths serve as a symbolic medium, functioning on multiple levels of understanding and communication. As spun, dyed, and woven threads of consequence, textiles can be ... view course details

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  • 16927ASIAN 6644  SEM 101

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McGowan, K

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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Syllabi: none
  • 20275ASIAN 6644  SEM 102

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • McGowan, K

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6650

This course explores how the art of Zen (Chan) developed in China and was transmitted to Korea and Japan. It will also examine how ideas of Zen informed Western Modern art in both Europe and North America, ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARTH 4820ARTH 6820ASIAN 4450

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  8171ASIAN 6650  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6682

This experimental seminar examines religious artisans and designers as central contributors to the religious worlds they help create. Reading across religious traditions and time periods, we will learn ... view course details

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  • 17815ASIAN 6682  SEM 101

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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Syllabi: none
  • 20919ASIAN 6682  SEM 102

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Irwin, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 6688

For a long time area studies have overlooked the over-determined links of gender, race/ethnicity, and social class in fields related to East Asia and the trans-Pacific regions. Little attention has been ... view course details

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  • 16522ASIAN 6688  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Sakai, N

  • Instruction Mode: Online

ASIAN 7703

Guided independent study for graduate students. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4947ASIAN 7703  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Blackburn, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6014ASIAN 7703  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Boucher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6490ASIAN 7703  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Campana, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6015ASIAN 7703  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Formichi, C

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6016ASIAN 7703  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Gold, D

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6017ASIAN 7703  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Law, J

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6018ASIAN 7703  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Son, S

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7557ASIAN 7703  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Taylor, K

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7558ASIAN 7703  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Warner, D

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19212ASIAN 7703  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Admussen, N

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Permission of instructor required.