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Online Curricular Resources

Since 2006, the Asia Centers and the Center for Global Studies in the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies and the Seattle Times Newspapers in Education (NIE) Program have produced an annual series of articles and a guide titled, “Exploring Asia”. All past articles and guides are available for download below.

 

Global Asia: Turning Points in Modern Asian History (2016)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Turning Points in Asia, Introduction
Article 2: Turning Points in East Asia, 1900-2016
Article 3: Turning Points in South East Asia, 1900-2016
Article 4: Turning Points in South Asia, 1900-2016
Article 5: Turning Points in Central Asia, 1900-2016
Article 6: Turning Points in Asia: Looking into the Future

 


NIE 2015_Cover Photo
Global Asia: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (2015)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Early Modern Empires of Asia
Article 2: Premodern Empires of Asia
Article 3: Colonialism and Imperialism in Asia
Article 4: China/Asia Rules the World?

 


NIE 2014_Cover Photo
Asian Cities (2014)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Urban and Megacity Asia
Article 2: Growth and People in Bangalore, India
Article 3: The Rickshaw Trade in Colonial Vietnam
Article 4: Migration and Urbanization in China
Article 5: Extreme Architecture, Wealth and Public Space in Central Asia’s Capital Cities


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Political Change in the 21st Century (2013)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Changing Asia
Article 2: Not Possible a Year Ago
Article 3: China’s 18th Chinese Communist Party Congress and the Challenges of the 21st Century
Article 4: Politics and the 2011 Census of India
Article 5: Central Asian Challenges Since Independence


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Islam in Asia: People, Practices, Traditions (2012)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Islam in Asia
Article 2: Education in Pakistan
Article 3: Islam in Central Asia
Article 4: Ethnic Diversity among China’s Muslims
Article 5: Islam in Java


NIE 2011_Cover Photo
Exploring Asia: Human Rights (2011)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: What are Human Rights?
Article 2: Thailand; Youtube, the King, and Media Censorship
Article 3: India’s Food for All
Article 4: Language, Education, and Human Rights in Central Asia
Article 5: Liu Xiaobo, the Noble Peace Prize and Human Rights in China


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Asia and the Environment (2010)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Human Impact on the Environment
Article 2: Indonesia Set to Become Global Environmental Leader
Article 3: The Shrinking of a Sea
Article 4: China’s Water Blues
Article 5: Trash Pickers, Children, and Health in India


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Global Health: Asia in the 21st Century (2009)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: A Region in Transition: Health in the former Soviet Union
Article 2: War and Health: Agent Orange in Vietnam
Article 3: Workplace Exposure and Cancer in Shanghai Textile Workers
Article 4: HIV AIDS Awareness and Education in India
Article 5: Overcoming the World’s (Dietary) Energy Glut: Incorporating the Nutrition Transition into MDG 1


NIE 2008_Cover Photo
Exploring Asia: Performing Arts (2008)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: From West to East: Arab Music
Article 2: The Silk Road in Seattle
Article 3: The Songs and Sounds of Tuva
Article 4: Qawwali: From Sufi Ritual to Commercial Pop
Article 5: Modern Day Puppeteers Tell Ancient Stories in Java, Indonesia


NIE 2007_Cover Photo
Youth Culture in Asia (2007)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: Childhood and Youth Culture Overview
Article 2: Children’s Work in India
Article 3: Keeping in Touch in Java
Article 4: New and Old Connections in Central Asia
Article 5: School and Exams in Japan


NIE 2006_Photo CoverContinuity and Change in Asia (2006)

Presented by the UW Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Asia and Global Studies Outreach Centers and The Seattle Times Newspapers In Education Program

Series Teachers’ Guide
Article 1: A World of Change for China
Article 2: South Asia in Colonialism’s Wake
Article 3: Changing Japan’s Constitution
Article 4: Southeast Asian Women at the Helm
Article 5: The Paradox of South Asian Women
Article 6: Indonesians Speak Out
Article 7: The Challenge of Democracy in Modern India
Article 8: China’s Youth: A Generation Like No Other