A Global History of the Chinese Overseas

Units: 1.5

Also: HSTR 465A

Formerly: HIST 508B

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

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

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