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JAPANESE AMERICAN LITERATURE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectComparative Literature
Number & Suffix: 111
Full UC Title: JAPANESE AMERICAN LITERATURE 
Transcript Title: JAPAN AMERICAN LIT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course surveys American literature and culture by focusing on the U.S. Japan relationship. Focus is on Japanese, American, British and Canadian writers and their works. The main objective in this course is to provide an intelligent basis for the appreciation of literature by reading and discussing the texts. The primary goal is to develop a better understanding of what they have read through careful and critical analysis, and to communicate your ideas effectively to others. TEXT: Takaki, Ronald. A DIFFERENT MIRROR: A HISTORY OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA. 1993.; Dower, John W. EMBRACING DEFEAT: JAPAN IN THE WAKE OF WORLD WAR II. 1999.; Okihiro, Gary. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF JAPANESE AMERICAN INTERNMENT. 2013. Assessment: exam, papers, class participation, quizzes and presentation. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: COMPARATIVE CULTURAL STUDIES 01 
Partner University Department: SILS - Culture 
Partner University Course Number: CMFC234L