EAST 255. Modern Japanese History. 1 Credit.
Offered Spring Semester Only; Lecture hours:3
Japanese economy, society, politics, war, and diplomacy from 1868 to World War II; successes, crises, and conflicts in building a modern nation-state. Crosslisted as HIST 296.
HIST 255. Under Siege: The Modern Middle East 1914-2014. 1 Credit.
Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3
This course surveys the history of the modern Middle East from the outbreak of WWI to aftermath of the Arab revolutions of 2011.