HIST 490. Japan: [Topic]. 4 Credits.
Political, social, and cultural history from ancient through contemporary. Origins, aristocratic society, medieval age, Zen, warrior class, urban growth, modernization, imperialism, Pacific war, postwar society. I: Classical Age. II: Shogun’s Japan, 1550–1800. III: Modern Age. Repeatable twice when topic changes for maximum of 12 credits.