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JAPANESE ART: AFTERLIFE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectArt History
Asian Studies
Number & Suffix: 117
Full UC Title: JAPANESE ART: AFTERLIFE 
Transcript Title: JAPAN ART:AFTERLIFE 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This class explores what Japanese premodern (and some modern) images and objects convey about perceptions of the afterlife and other worlds. Among the themes considered are Buddhist cosmologies, paintings of hell, paradise, and other realms, the belief in special hells for women and purgatories for children, and funerary engagements with inanimate objects such as dolls and tools. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: JAPANESE ART HISTORY 
Partner University Department: SILS - Expression 
Partner University Course Number: EX336