PAAS 300

Social and Economic Change in the Pacific Region

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: PACI 325

Studies theories of long-term social and economic change. Particular focus is on political economy and world-systems theories and how models represent and explain change in the region. Case material is drawn from Southeast Asia, Oceania and East Asia.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 300, PACI 325.


  • PAAS 200; and
  • Academic Writing Requirement satisfied.

Undergraduate course in Pacific and Asian Studies offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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