CAS430H1: Nationalism and Revolution in Asia

Hours: 
24L

This course explores the far-reaching social, political, and cultural transformations in modern East, Southeast, and South Asia, focusing on the twentieth-century revolutionary histories and struggles to establish modern nation-states. The course adopts a topical approach within a chronological and comparative framework to highlight major historical movements and theoretical issues significant to the Asian experience.

Prerequisite: 

At least 14 FCEs

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 

1.0 FCE in 200 level CAS courses; 1.0 FCE in 300 level CAS courses

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)