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2021-2022 Catalog
ASH 3441: Japan Before 1868

Course Description for Japan Before 1868

ASH3441: Japan Before 1868
This course covers the period from the ancient creation of the Imperial system through the rise of the military class. Readings will reveal the Japan of gods and goddesses, samurai, the great Buddhist academies and the classic arts of the tea ceremony, gardening, sculpture, literature and martial skills.