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JAPANESE MODERN HISTORY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectHistory
Number & Suffix: 123
Full UC Title: JAPANESE MODERN HISTORY 
Transcript Title: JAPAN MODERN HIST 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This class examines modern Japanese history, from the mid-Meiji period to the current day, from the 'margins' of history. The course uses primary source documents from suppressed voices, including political radicals, ethnic and cultural minorities, labor movements, feminist activists and others, while investigating the political and cultural contexts that lead to their marginalization and/or suppression. The course uses a variety of sources, not just history textbooks, as a means of telling and understanding history. The course also discusses the use of primary source documents, fiction, mass media, print culture, and visual culture in understanding and analyzing the past. Assessment: exam (30%), papers (30%), class participation (20%), presentation (20%) 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTENSIVE STUDIES 27 (JAPANESE CULTURE AND SOCIETY 2) 3-1 
Partner University Department: School of Humanities and Social Sciences 
Partner University Course Number: LANE301F