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Summer 2022 International Affairs S6801 section 001
EAST ASIAN SECURITY

Call Number 10084
Day & Time
Location
MW 2:00pm-5:10pm
616 Hamilton Hall
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Fumiko Sasaki
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This course empowers students to develop a deep understanding of the major issues of East Asian security. We will examine the various challenges to stability in East Asia in the context of power, institutions, and ideas (the three primary factors that impact international relations), including: China’s increasing assertiveness; the North Korean nuclear crisis; historical stigma amongst Japan, South Korea, and China; lingering Cold War confrontations on the Korean Peninsula and across the Taiwan Strait; and an unstable relationship between the US and China. Through a comparison with the West, students will inquire whether a unique approach is required when considering appropriate responses to security issues in East Asia.
Web Site Vergil
Subterm 07/05-08/12 (B)
Department Summer Session (SUMM)
Enrollment 4 students (18 max) as of 1:43PM Thursday, June 30, 2022
Subject International Affairs
Number S6801
Section 001
Division Summer Session
Campus Morningside
Section key 20222INAF6801S001

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