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HIS2030J – Food in Modern East Asian History
Credits: 4 credits
Pre-requisites: ENGL1000J Obtained Credit
This course examines what scholars call “food variables” in Modern China and Japan, such as the different foods people eat at different time periods. Through lecture and discussion of scholarly books and documentaries, we will identify these variables and relate them to other facets of historical change in modern East Asia.