China & Asia Pacific Studies (CAPS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

CAPS 1622

In 1868, samurai revolutionaries and their allies seized the reins of power and established a new capital they called Tokyo.  Against all odds, this fragile regime survived and made Tokyo a center of power ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 2222HIST 1622

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17307CAPS 1622  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Roebuck, K

  • 17309CAPS 1622  DIS 201

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17310CAPS 1622  DIS 202

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17311CAPS 1622  DIS 203

    • R
    • Staff

  • 17312CAPS 1622  DIS 204

    • R
    • Staff

CAPS 2212

Interdisciplinary introduction to Chinese culture especially designed for students not majoring in Asian Studies. Explores literature, history, religion, and art, and other aspects of China's rich and ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 2212

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8339CAPS 2212  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Admussen, N

  •  8340CAPS 2212  DIS 201

    • R
    • Admussen, N

  •  8341CAPS 2212  DIS 202

    • R
    • Admussen, N

  •  8342CAPS 2212  DIS 203

    • R
    • Admussen, N

  •  8343CAPS 2212  DIS 204

    • R
    • Admussen, N

  •  8344CAPS 2212  DIS 205

    • F
    • Admussen, N

  •  8345CAPS 2212  DIS 206

    • F
    • Admussen, N

  •  8346CAPS 2212  DIS 207

    • F
    • Admussen, N

  •  8347CAPS 2212  DIS 208

    • F
    • Admussen, N

CAPS 2262

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

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  • 17118CAPS 2262  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Hinrichs, T

CAPS 2985

The twentieth century was a time of unprecedented change in China as the country's ancient imperial system collapsed and a new modern order began to emerge. This course will explore the myriad transformations ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 2286HIST 2985

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17480CAPS 2985  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Barwick, J

CAPS 3140

Students examine the emergence of the United States as a world power in the twentieth century. The course focuses on the domestic sources of foreign policy and the assumptions of the major policy makers ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 3140HIST 3140

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17083CAPS 3140  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Von Eschen, P

CAPS 4001

Using resources specifically available in China, this course combines lectures, guest lectures, field trips, and faculty-directed research projects to help students achieve an in-depth understanding of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7797CAPS 4001  SEM 170

  • Taught in Beijing, China.

CAPS 4002

This course, offered by faculty members of Peking University's School of International Studies, provides Chinese perspectives on contemporary China's international relations. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7794CAPS 4002  SEM 170

  • Taught in Beijing, China.

CAPS 4020

Honors students complete research and finish a thesis on a topic of their own choosing under the direction of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6374CAPS 4020  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Carlson, A

CAPS 4030

This course serves as the wrap-up seminar for CAPS students.  It is designed for CAPS seniors to review the critical issues and topics in China and Asia-Pacific Studies from broader theoretical perspectives, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6373CAPS 4030  SEM 101

    • M
    • Jan 29 - May 9, 2018
    • Carlson, A

CAPS 4071

What are the main obstacles on China's road towards the Rule of Law? What is the role of law in combatting corruption, protecting human rights and facilitating economic development in China? How are traditional ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8784CAPS 4071  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Yu, X

CAPS 4999

Independent study 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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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6375CAPS 4999  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Xin, X

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8566CAPS 4999  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Carlson, A