ENVS 399Z, SISP 399Z, CEAS 214Z|
Maps are part of a broader family of value-laden images. This is a research seminar about the global history of cartography from the 1490s to the recent past. You will study maps from the early modern and modern world, and examine how maps were used as instruments of political power, shaped the imagination of peoples around the world, and inspired new ways to imagine our self-identity.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Teng, Emma. TAIWANS' IMAGINED GEOGRAPHY.
Winichakul, Thongchai. SIAM MAPPED
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Reading Journal; One Map Analysis Paper; One Final Project
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course is scheduled to be held In person. In-person courses may be moved online due to the pandemic. All Winter Session students should expect some readings and assignments to be due during winter break, prior to the beginning of Winter Session class meetings. Syllabi for Winter Session courses will be posted to https://www.wesleyan.edu/wintersession/courses.html as soon as they are available.
|Instructor(s): Tan,Ying Jia Times: .MTWRF. 10:00AM-12:00PM; .MTWRF. 02:00PM-04:00PM; Location: BOGH113; BOGH113; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 15||SR major: 2||JR major: 2|| || |
|Seats Available: 7||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 3||SO: 3||FR: 3|
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