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ER&M 304 01 (13190) /HUMS448/CHNS251/LITR265/HIST308
China in the World
Jing Tsu
T 2.30-3.20 HGS 312
Th 1.30-3.20 WLH 204
Fall 2012 
No regular final examination
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required

A study of literary, linguistic, and cultural issues in China's interaction with the world from the sixteenth century to the present. Topics include intellectual thought, civilizational clash, translation, migration, fiction, philosophy, scientism, Chinoiserie, race, language, nationalism, ethnicity, globalization, and urbanization. The focus and period vary from year to year; for fall 2012, emphasis is on the twentieth century and beyond.