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Donald C Hellmann
SISEA 551
Seattle Campus

International Relations of Northeast Asia

Comprehensive survey of contemporary international relations of Northeast Asia with emphasis on Russia, Japan, China, and the United States. Multidisciplinary approach placing contemporary problems in historical context, drawing on modern social science theories. Connections between defense and economics are examined. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Offered: jointly with POL S 539.

Class description

Description: Comprehensive survey of contemporary international relations of East Asia with emphasis on Japan, China, and the United States and regional international institutions. A multidisciplinary approach placing contemporary problems in historical context, drawing on modern social science theories. In particular, the connections between defense and economics are examined.

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Last Update by Annette R. Bernier
Date: 12/13/2007