China: 1600 to Present

The history and culture behind China's emergence as a modern power. Topics include: heritage of the Ming and Qing dynasties; Western maritime trade and naval power; Christian missionaries and Western educators; peasant rebellion and overthrow of imperial rule; Chinese nationalism, the Marxist-Maoist order; China as contender for superpower status. (Gen.Ed. HS, DG)

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
History
Number: 
HISTORY 115
Semester: 
Winter 2022
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 to Thursday, December 23, 2021