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VR259 – Memory: A New Approach to China’s 20th Century History


Credits: 4 credits

Pre-requisites: Vy 100

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Students are introduced to the major events of China’s 20th century history from the perspective of Memory Studies. Several topics are covered by this course, and a major thread running through these topics is the impact of the wars (especially the second Sino-Japanese War). After completing this course students can understand China’s 20th Century history in a fresher way and be able to apply the analytical tools of Memory Studies to understand a given historical event or phenomenon.

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