Courses of Study 2021-2022 
    Mar 23, 2023  
Courses of Study 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HIST 3960 - Transnational Local: Southeast Asian History from the Eighteenth Century

(crosslisted) ASIAN 3396  
(GB) (HA-AS, HST-AS) (EC-SEAP)     
Spring. 4 credits. Student option grading.

Co-meets with ASIAN 6696 /HIST 6960 .

E. Tagliacozzo.

Surveys the modern history of Southeast Asia with special attention to colonialism, the Chinese diaspora, and socio-cultural institutions.  Considers global transformations that brought “the West” into people’s lives in Southeast Asia.  Focuses on the development of the modern nation-state, but also questions the narrative by incorporating groups that are typically excluded.  Assigns primary texts in translation.  (HAN)

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