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Mary P. Callahan
SISSE 590
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Class description

Title of Special Topics Course: "Southeast Asia's Borderlands." Major topics to be covered include: theoretical perspectives on borders and frontiers; ethnicity in borderlands; trade, black markets, circulation and infrastructure; migration, refugees and trafficking; cross-border armed conflict; borderlands as zones of contacts; individual and community in historical and contemporary borderlands; diaspora; gender and borderlands.

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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 Mary P. Callahan
Date: 02/09/2009