HSTR 481

A Global History of the Chinese Overseas

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 451

Examination of the Chinese diaspora in Southeast Asia, North America and other regions. Emphasis on the emigration from China, transformation of Chinatowns and development of global networks and transnational identities of the Chinese overseas. May include exploration of the diasporic experiences of Japanese, Korean, Indian and other Asian migrants in the global arena.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 481, HIST 451.

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

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