EAS215H1: History of Chinese Thought: Tang through Ming

Hours: 
24L

This course examines the vibrant middle period of Chinese history, a period in which some of the most distinctively traditional forms of thought, religious belief, artistic and literary expression, and scholarly practices emerged and developed. Topics include: the establishment of empire as a norm (and its implications); the rise of the literati and literati culture; the examination system; Neo-Confucian philosophy; visual culture; sciences of the body; and popular and print culture.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)