|Certificates: International Relations|
Korea is currently the only divided country in the world, with two different political systems--democracy and dictatorship. This course explores developments on the Korean peninsula in the modern to contemporary period. We will examine social change, demography, culture, politics, and economy, as well as various social and cultural issues facing Korean society today.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-MN)(CEAS-Polit Econ)(CGST-MN)(HRAD-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Cumings, Bruce. 1997. KOREA'S PLACE IN THE SUN: A MODERN HISTORY. New York: W. W. Norton.
Armstrong, Charles. 2003. THE NORTH KOREAN REVOLUTION: 1945-1950. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Shin, Gi-Wook and Paul Y. Chang. 2011. SOUTH KOREAN SOCIAL MOVEMENTS: FROM DEMOCRACY TO CIVIL SOCIETY. London: Routledge.
And others TBD
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Mid-term examination, final examination, and final project
|Instructor(s): Cho,Joan Times: ..T.R.. 10:20AM-11:40AM; Location: FEAS SEM; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 5||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: 8||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 2||SO: 5||FR: 5|
|Web Resources: Syllabus |
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