Study of modern Chinese history from the collapse of the last dynasty in 1911 through the end of the twentieth century. Key areas of study will include the warlord period, the rise of communism, World War II and the emergence of capitalist China. Time will be spent studying important elements of Chinese culture. We will see how traditional elements of Chinese society continue to exist and influence modern China. (3,0,0)
English 12 or First People’s English 12 or ENGL 050 (or ENGL 053 or ENGL 055 or equivalent) or satisfactory CAT 3 English placement.