MELC 268 A: Silk Road and Globalization

Summer 2024 B-term
Meeting:
TTh 2:20pm - 4:30pm / DEN 212
SLN:
12352
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
JSIS A 268 A
Instructor:
HYBRID COURSE/FRIDAY ASYNCHRONOUS *** SAME COURSE AS JSIS A 268A.
Catalog Description:
Introduces the Silk Road as a site of cultural exchange between peoples, and of political, economic, and intellectual exchange between regions and continents. Topics include empires, migration, language, and religion. Considers the Silk Road as a symbol of globalization in the exploration of an underrepresented and culturally dynamic region, encouraging reflection on historic inequities as well as present-day inequalities and marginalities. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 268.
GE Requirements Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 16, 2024 - 8:06 am