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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.
This course surveys modern Chinese history from 1600 to present. Time will be devoted to each of the three major periods into which modern Chinese history is conventionally divided: the Imperial Era (1600-1911), the Republican Era (1911-1949), and the People's Republic of China (1949-present). It guides students through pivotal events in modern Chinese history, and uncovers the origins of China's painful transition from a powerful early modern empire to a country torn by civil unrest and imperialist invasion, and then from a vanguard of world revolution to a post-communist party-state whose global power is on the rise.
When Offered Fall.
Breadth Requirement (GB)
Distribution Category (HA-AS, GLC-AS, HST-AS)
Course Subfield (GE)
Credits and Grading Basis
4 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- TRGoldwin Smith Hall G22
- Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
Instruction Mode: In Person
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