- Code ASIA2031
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Sch of International Political & Strategic Studies
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Asian Studies
- Areas of interest Non Language Asian Studies, Political Sciences
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
This course aims to equip students with a survey knowledge of Japanese political history in the contemporary era. A second aim is to familiarise students with the scholarly debates that have arisen concerning the study of Japanese politics. A third objective is to encourage students to hone academic skills such as critical thinking and reading, and clear academic writing and analysis.
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Tutorial attendance and participation (10%), tutorial presentation (15%), tutorial paper 1,000 words (15%), research essay 2,000 words (30%) and final examination (30%)
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32 contact hours per semester
Requisite and Incompatibility
John Dower, Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II (W. W. Norton & Company/The New Press, 1999); Frank J. Schwartz & Susan J. Pharr, eds, The State of Civil Society in Japan (Cambridge University Press, 2003); Franziska Seraphim, War Memory and Social Politics in Japan, 1945-2005 (Harvard University Press, 2006); J.A.A. Stockwin, Governing Japan: Divided Politics in a Resurgent Economy (Blackwell, 2008)
Curtis, Gerald L. The Logic of Japanese Politics. New York: Columbia University Press 1999. Oxford. Black well Publishers, 1999. ?
Reading list to be provided in the course outline.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4196||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|