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WESTERN IMAGES OF JAPAN IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectFilm and Media Studies
History
Number & Suffix: 114
Full UC Title: WESTERN IMAGES OF JAPAN IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY 
Transcript Title: WEST IMAGE/JAPAN 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course focuses on issues in media history, especially on pictorial and verbal representations of Japan found in the Western press in the later nineteenth century, with examples taken from both Britain and the United States. The images are discussed in particular in terms of their relationship to Social Darwinian theories current in the later nineteenth century and to Edward W. Said’s modern concept of “Orientalism”. Assessment: weekly reading quiz (15%), final report (45%), attendance & participation (15%), in-class presentation (25%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: SELECTED TOPICS IN MEDIA HISTORY 
Partner University Department: SILS - History 
Partner University Course Number: HI413