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INTERNATIONAL HISTORY OF WAR AND PEACE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectHistory
Number & Suffix: 130
Full UC Title: INTERNATIONAL HISTORY OF WAR AND PEACE 
Transcript Title: HIST OF WAR & PEACE 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course is intended as an overview of international history of war and peace, with the emphasis placed on modern Japanese history. The last two centuries of Japan are the age of war and peace. As the development of modern world was crucially shaped through international interactions, the history of Japan’s recent past cannot be defined in national terms alone. Ranging from the Opium War to World War II to the “War Against Terrorism”, the course covers the various issues of major wars and their consequences. The course provides an understanding of contemporary events and issues in a historical context by utilizing the knowledge of the recent Japanese past. Text: JAPAN AND THE WORLD SINCE 1868 by Michael A. Barnhart. Assessment: midterm exam (40%), final exam (40%) and participation (20%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTERNATIONAL HISTORY OF WAR AND PEACE 
Partner University Department: SILS - History 
Partner University Course Number: HISV381L