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Spring 2014 Asian Humanities V3400 section 003
COLLOQUIUM ON MAJOR TEXTS
COLLOQ ON MAJ TEXTS: EAST ASIA

Call Number 70001
Day & Time
Location
T 2:10pm-4:00pm
405 Kent Hall
Points 4
Approvals Required None
Instructor Wei Shang
Type COLLOQUIA
Course Description V3399 and V3400 form a sequence but either may be taken separately. V3399 may also be taken as part of a sequence with Asian Humanities V3830. Readings in translation and discussion of texts of Middle Eastern, Indian, Chinese, and Japanese origin, including (V3399) the Quran, Islamic philosophy, Sufi poetry, the Upanishads, the Bhagavad Gita, Buddhist sutras, Indian epics and drama, Gandhi's Autobiography; (V3400) the Analects of Confucius, Mencius, Lao Tzu, Chuang Tzu, the Lotus Sutra, Dream of the Red Chamber, Tale of Genji, Zen literature, Noh plays, bunraku (puppet) plays, Chinese and Japanese poetry. 
Web Site CourseWorks
Department East Asian Languages and Cultures
Enrollment 22 students (25 max) as of 7:31PM Sunday, September 21, 2014
Subject Asian Humanities
Number V3400
Section 003
Division Interschool
Open To Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, Barnard
Campus Morningside
Section key 20141AHUM3400V003

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