Issues and Approaches in East Asian Studies
This course discusses the contemporary study of East Asian societies, histories, cultures and political organizatons, while critically evaluating the frameworks by which the region is traditionally studied. The coure aims to challenge both colonial and nationalist frameworks, while discussing regional perspectives and highlighting transregional and global perspectives. The course investigates East Asia and the global discourse on the region as both discipline and geographical space.
Instruction is given in the form of lectures and seminars.
ScheduleThis is a preliminary schedule and is subject to continuous change. For this reason, we do not recommend print-outs. At the start of the course, your institution will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.