21H.152 Modern China: 1644 to the Present


Class Info

Surveys China from its last empire through its reemergence as a power in modern times. Examines how China's contemporary transformation has lifted hundreds of millions from poverty, refashioned social relations, and altered international politics. Students debate the causes and consequences of these major events and speculate on China's future in the light of its past.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.152 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by C. Leighton.

Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 2-103.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

You can find more information at the History (Course 21H) < MIT site or on the 21H.152 Stellar site.

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