Patricia B. Ebrey
Introduction to the English-language literature on Chinese history through the Song dynasty. Recommended: either HSTAS 452 or equivalent.
Students can expect to gain a good understanding of the English language scholarship on the Tang and Song periods.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
This class will involve discussion of readings that everyone has done plus presentations by students of works they have read that others have only skimmed.
HSTAS 452 or equivalent
Class assignments and grading
Oral presentation of two reviews of books or articles and a 15 page bibliographical essay.
participation and written work