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Non-Western Requirement Courses

010. (GH;GI) WORLD HISTORY I (3)
Human origins; early civilizations; major political and intellectual developments on all continents; cultural interrelationships to 1500.

011. (GH;GI) WORLD HISTORY II (3)
Social, economic, and political evolution of societies and cultures for 1500 to the present.

105. (GH) THE BYZANTINE EMPIRE (3)
Development of Byzantine civilization from the decline of the Roman Empire to the fall of Constantinople .

165. (ARAB; RL ST) INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION (3) Islamic history, culture, and religious life c. 600-1500 C.E.

172. (DF) SURVEY OF JAPANESE CIVILIZATION (3)
A survey of social, institutional, cultural, and religious developments from ancient times to the present.

173. (GS) VIETNAM AT WAR (3)
Rise of nationalism and communism; origins of conflict; United States involvement; impact on postwar regional and international politics; contemporary Vietnam .

174. (GH;DF) THE HISTORY OF TRADITIONAL EAST ASIA (3)
Comparative cultural, institutional, and social history of traditional China and Japan to their contact with the industrialized West.

175. (GH;DF) THE HISTORY OF MODERN EAST ASIA (3)
Comparative survey of the internal developments and external relations of China and Japan since their contact with the industrialized West.

176. (GH;DF) SURVEY OF INDIAN HISTORY (3)
Survey of cultural, institutional, and political history from ancient times to the present.

178. (GH) LATIN-AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1820 (3)
Conquest of the New World , development of colonial institutions, impact on native cultures, and origins of independence movements.

179. (GH) LATIN-AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1820 (3)
Origin, political growth, international relations, and economic status of the Latin-American republics, with emphasis upon present-day conditions.

181. (GH;DF) INTRODUCTION TO THE MIDDLE EAST (3)
Origins of Islamic civilization; expansion of Islam; the Ottoman Empire ; the Middle East since 1918. Laboratory.

191. (GH; DF) (AAA S) EARLY AFRICAN HISTORY (3)
Explores important economic and cultural transformations in the making of early African empires from 1 MBC to 1750.

192. (GH; DF) (AAA S) MODERN AFRICAN HISTORY (3)
Impact of the slave trade, expansion of Islam, colonial conquest, social and cultural transformations, resistance, nationalism, independence.

431. (GI) (AAA S) BLACK LIBERATION AND AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY (3) This course deals with American foreign policy and Black liberation in Africa since 1945. Prerequisite: 3 credits in African history; 3 credits in African political science; or 3 credits in American political science.

432 (IL) (AAA S) BETWEEN NATION AND EMPIRE: THE CARIBBEAN IN THE 20TH
CENTURY ( 3) An exploration of the political evolution of the Caribbean Region over the course of the 20th Century. Prerequisite: HIST 250

467. LATIN AMERICA AND THE UNITED STATES (3)
Historical development of policies of the United States with regard to Latin American affairs from colonial times to the present.

468. MEXICO AND THE CARIBBEAN NATIONS IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY (3) Political, economic, and social development in Mexico and the Caribbean since 1900. Emphasis on the Mexican, Guatemalan, and Cuban revolutions.

471Y. CLASSICAL ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION, 600-1258 (3)
Pre-Islamic Arabia; Muhammad; Arab conquests: Islamic beliefs and institutions; literary, artistic, and scientific achievements; relations with Europe ; breakdown of unity.

472. THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE AND OTHER MUSLIM STATES (3)
Turkish and Mongol invasions; Mameluks; Ottoman expansion and institutions; Safavid Persia ; disintegration and reform; emergence of modern Turkey and Iran . Prerequisite: HIST 181.

473. THE CONTEMPORARY MIDDLE EAST (3)
Political, economic, and social changes in Turkey , Iran , Israel , and the Arab countries in the twentieth century; Arab-Israeli conflict.

475Y. (DF) THE MAKING AND EMERGENCE OF MODERN INDIA (3)
India 's transition to social, economic, and political modernity through the experience of British colonial rule and the nationalist struggle. Prerequisite: HIST 010, HIST 011, HIST 175, HIST 176, HIST 181, or HIST 191.

479. HISTORY OF IMPERIALISM AND NATIONALISM IN AFRICA (3)
Theories and types of imperialism; varied patterns of colonial administration; initial African responses; nationalism; decolonization and independence. Prerequisite: HIST 191.

480. MEDIEVAL JAPAN (3)
An overview of Japan between 1150 and 1550, a period of political decentralization, cultural efflorescence, and social change. Prerequisite: HIST 107 GH, 172 DF, 174 GH;DF, or 407.

481. (DF) MODERN JAPAN SINCE 1800 (3)
The transformation of Japan from a pre-modern, isolated, and agricultural nation into a highly industrialized world power. Prerequisites: HIST 172, HIST 174, or HIST 175.

483. CHINESE SOCIETY AND CULTURE TO 1800 (3)
The social, political, and cultural issues and developments from ancient to late-imperial times. Prerequisite: HIST 174.

484Y. HISTORY OF CHINESE THOUGHT (3)
A study of the dynamic historical development of Chinese thought with its diverse expressions from antiquity to the present. Prerequisite: HIST 174 or HIST 175.

485Y. NINETEENTH-CENTURY CHINA (3)
Ch'ing (Qing) society and institutions; "opening" to the West; imperialism; domestic upheaval and its effect upon Chinese society; reform movements. Prerequisite: HIST 175 or 300H (Honors in East Asian History).

486. TWENTIETH-CENTURY CHINA (3)
China from the Republican Revolution of 1911 to the present; nationalism, cultural change; development of communism. Prerequisite: HIST 175 or 300H (honors in East Asian history)