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as of 7/2/2022

POLITICS OF CONTEMPORARY ASIA
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Italy - University of Bologna - 'Univ. of Bologna'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Asian Studies
International Studies
Number & Suffix: 162
Full UC Title: POLITICS OF CONTEMPORARY ASIA 
Transcript Title: POLTCS CONTMP ASIA 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This is a graduate level course that is part of the Laurea Magistrale program. Enrollment is by consent of the instructor. The course is intended for students who have a strong background in political science or international relations. The course is an overview of international relations of the East Asian region and focuses on the economic and political issues surrounding the Asia-Pacific rim. Topics covered include: historical and contemporary patterns of state relations in East Asia, US security alliances in East Asia and the new Asian Pivot, the rise of China, the nuclear crisis in the Korean Peninsula, territorial disputes, regional multilateral institutions, East Asian development models and economic integration, environmental challenges, energy security, and other related issues. Required readings include: THE INTERNATIONAL POLITICS OF ASIA-PACIFIC by M. Yahuda and POLITICS IN EAST ASIA: EXPLAINING CHANGE AND CONTINUITY by T. Lim. Specific readings are assigned on the following topics: The Korean Peninsula, The People’s Republic of China, China-EU Relations, Nationalism and Territorial Disputes, Japan’s Domestic and Foreign Policy. Assessment is based on a final oral exam. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: POLITICS OF CONTEMPORARY ASIA (LM) 
Partner University Department: Relazioni internazionali 
Partner University Course Number: 74573