China in Local and Global History

Units: 1.5

Formerly: HIST 508A

Examines the local history and global networks of Tibet, Taiwan, and Hong Kong as well as the North China Plain (around Beijing), the Yangzi River Delta (around Shanghai), and the Pearl River Delta (around Canton) in China up to the mid-20th century. Emphasis on both local and global approaches to the six regions and to modern China beyond the limits of its nation-state history.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 508A, HIST 508A.

Graduate course in the History program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

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