Imperialism and Anti-Colonialism in Asia
- Quarters: Spring
- General Education Requirements: I&S, DIV
- Instructors: Christoph Giebel
Introduction to Western imperialist expansion, conquest, and colonial rule in Asia, the anti-colonial, nationalist resistances they engendered, and resultant cultural, political, economic, and intellectual transformations in Asian societies. Focus on post-1800 violence, racial hierarchies, and human rights abuses, as well as post-colonial memories, persistent strategies of domination, and structural inequities.