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Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 244 - (CH,D) History of Modern Japan

3 cr.
A survey of modern Japanese history from the early 17th century to the present. The course explores Japan’s extraordinary transformations from a feudal/shogunate society to the first industrial power outside the West, and then to a global power, the driving forces and personalities that shaped these transformations, and the consequences.