Surveys major issues and approaches to the study of the role of the Chinese people in China's historical development. Historical focus of course varies with instructor. Recommended: either HSTAS 211, HSTAS 452, HSTAS 453, or HSTAS/JSIS A 454. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 456.
Social changes in 20th century China.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Lectures and discussions.
Class assignments and grading
Short reviews and a short paper.