HSTR 367

Rise and Fall of Imperial Japan

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 436A

Traces the rise of imperial Japan as a reaction to Euro-American imperialism and as a means of "leaving" Asia. Examines Japan's expansion in China and the reaction of Chinese people and parties; the extension of the war to the Pacific; and the end of the war and the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as the Occupation period (1945-1952).


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 367, HIST 436A, PACI 436A.


Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

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