China in Local and Global History

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Also: HSTR 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 465A, HSTR 465 (if taken as section A01 in Jan-Apr 2015), HSTR 508A, HIST 439 (if taken as section A01 in Sept-Dec 2011), HIST 508A.

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

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