History | Contemporary China
G387 | 28602 | Tba


Above class carries culture studies credit
A portion of the above class reserved for majors
Above class open to undergraduates and Education MAs only

A survey of recent Chinese history focusing on social, cultural, and
political life in the the PRC and Taiwan. Employing a variety of
political, social, cultural and gendered lenses, we will focus on
events and developments such as the socialist transformation in the
1950s, the Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution, opening and
reform, the Tiananmen protests in 1989, the rise of China.