20th-Century Japanese History

Subject associations
HIS 527 / EAS 522
Fall 2022
Sheldon M. Garon
Registrar description

Readings in Japanese political, social, and economic history. Topics include transwar continuity and change, political economy, labor, gender issues, culture and state, religion, Japanese expansion and colonialism, the Allied Occupation of Japan and "social management," and transnational-historical approaches to studying Japan. Some readings in Japanese (optional for those who do not specialize in Japanese history).