21H.152 Modern China: 1644 to the Present
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 2019). It is instructed by C. Leighton.
Lecture occurs 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM on Wednesdays and Fridays in 1-242.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.
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