SLA280H1: Introduction to Russian Asia: From Central Asia to Siberia

Hours: 
24S

Introduction to geography, languages, people, literature, and the history of Russian Asia. Includes readings in history, exile narratives, articles on the linguistic geography of the languages of Russia including Russian, Siberian languages such as Yakut and Tungus, Turkic languages of Central Asia, Korean and Chinese as minority languages, with a special focus on language contact and language politics.

Prerequisite: 

None

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