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Yue Dong
SIS 498
Seattle Campus

Readings in International Studies

Reading and discussion of selected works of major importance in interdisciplinary international studies. Restricted to majors in International Studies.

Class description

This seminar examines how traumatic injustices in the 20th century across East Asia, such as the Nanjing Massacre and the sexual enslavement of women by the Japanese army, have been written into or out of histories of the region, and how such histories or their lack have impacted today's East Asian societies.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Seminar. Discussions.

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

Readings; preparing questions for discussion; papers

Participation in discussion; quality of papers


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by M Jane Meyerding
Date: 04/15/2005