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ASIA345 Chinese Film Classics Sections
Introduction to and analysis of artistically significant films made in mainland China during the first half century of Chinese film history.
ASIA347 Traditional Korean Literature in Translation Sections
An introduction to Korean literature from ancient times to 1900.
ASIA364 Modern Japanese Literature in Translation Sections
An introduction to the literature and cultural history of modern Japan, with readings drawn from various literary genres, from 1868 to the present.
ASIA376 The Sikhs: Formations, Contexts, and Historical Development Sections
Introduction to the historical development of Sikh traditions in India and Diaspora, from the 15th century to the present, with attention to broader historical contexts.
ASIA381 Daoist (Taoist) Religion and Its Philosophical Background Sections
A study of the Daoist religious traditions from their beginnings in the second century CE in their cultural, intellectual and social contexts.
ASIA385 Chan/Zen Buddhism: Doctrine and Practice Sections
The history, doctrines, and practices of Chan Buddhism, particularly the profound influence of Chan Buddhism on various aspects of East Asian culture.
ASIA392 Classical Persian Literature in English Translation Sections
Works of classical Persian literature dating from the tenth to the seventeenth century (in English translation).
ASIA428 Mughal India Sections
History of the politics, economy, society, and culture of South Asia from the Great Mughals to the British conquest.
ASIA468 Approaches to the Study of Asian Religions Sections
The Western genealogy and problematics of religion, issues in its application to non-Western cultures and traditions, and the practical study of Asian religions, in Asia and its diasporas.
ASIA502A Modern Chinese Fiction and Western Criticism - MOD CHIN FIC&W C Sections
Same as Comparative Literature 506A.