HIST121 - MODERN KOREA

Description: 
An examination of modern Korean society and culture in tumultuous transition, focusing on challenges for the Chosŏn Dynasty and its reform effort, pressures of imperialism, impact of Japanese colonial rule, conflict between two rival regimes, South Korea’s emergence as a major player in the international political economy, some salient features of the totalitarian North Korean regime, triumph of democracy, and Korea’s place in the world. This course fulfills Cross Cultural Analysis requirement.
Instructors: 
PARK, EUGENE
Day and Time: 
TR 0300PM-0430PM
Room: 
COLLEGE HALL 314
Activity: 
LEC
Cross Listings: 
  • EALC082401
Syllabus: 
Registration Notes: 
CROSS CULTURAL ANALYSIS