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Spring 2020 History: East Asian GU4231 section 001
Transpacific Empires: Migration and Impe
Transpacific Empires

Call Number 12573
Day & Time
Location
W 4:10pm-6:00pm
407 Mathematics Building
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor James J Gerien-Chen
Type SEMINAR
Course Description This course examines the "transpacific" as a site and a theoretical frame for understanding the role that migration and imperialism have played in the making of the modern world.  We will study how different national and imperial formations, their institutions, and their ideologies shaped networks of migration that crossed the Pacific and vice versa.  Readings will draw from fields as diverse as North American history, East Asian history, indigenous studies, and ethnic and cultural studies to explore themes including indigeneity, public health and science, borderlands, settler colonialism, diaspora, militarism, and cross-cultural intimacies.
Web Site Vergil
Department East Asian Languages and Cultures
Enrollment 10 students (15 max) as of 8:03AM Saturday, June 6, 2020
Subject History: East Asian
Number GU4231
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20201HSEA4231W001

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