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History of East Asia from 1800

  1. Lecture 1 – Guidance – 2015/09/18
    1. No readings
  2. Lecture 2 – Overview of East Asia in the 1800s – 2015/09/25
    1. Holcombe, chapter 7 (required)
    2. Goldman & Gordon, chapter 1 (recommended)
  3. Lecture 3 – Opium Wars – 2015/10/02
    1. Brook & Wakabayashi, Introduction (required)
    2. Wong, chapters 3, 45 (recommended)
  4. Lecture 4 – Self Strengthening – 2015/10/09
    1. Ebrey, selections (required) from chapter 18chapter 19chapter 20 and chapter 21 (recommended)
    2. Goldman & Gordon, chapter 2, chapter 3 and chapter 4 (recommended)
  5. Lecture 5 – War with Russia – 2015/10/16
    1. Shimazu, chapter 1 (required)
  6. Lecture 6 – The Age of Westernisation – 2015/10/23
    1. Holcombe, chapter 8 (required)
  7. Lecture 7 – The dark valley – 2015/10/30
    1. Holcombe, chapter 9 (required)
  8. Lecture 8 – 2015/11/06
    1. Dower, chapter 5 (required)
  9. Lecture 9 – 2015/11/13
    1. Hein (required)
  10. Lecture 10 – 2015/11/20
    1. Drifte (required)
  11. Lecture 11 – 2015/11/27
    1. Biao (required)
  12. Lecture 12 – 2015/12/04
    1. Hayes (required)
  13. Lecture 13 – 2015/12/11
    1. No reading