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HIW 725: History of Modern Japan.
3 hours, 3 credits. The emergence of Japan as a world power, focusing on its relationship with the United States. Topics include samurai and warfare, Shinto, the fragility of democracy, World War II, the U.S. occupation of Japan, Japan's role in Asia, and Japanese perspectives on globalization.
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