Course Information
Course Code HIST 3P60
(also offered as INTC 3P60)
Course Title The World of Genghis Khan: Inner Asia since 500 BC
Description History of Mongolia, Tibet and Xinjiang. Political, economic, social and cultural topics. Emphasis on the nomadic encounter with the settled world (China, Russia), including the medieval nomadic invasions, the Great Game and nationalistic policies in the 20th century.
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to HIST (single or combined), HIST (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior) majors, HIST and INTC minors until date specified in Registration guide.
Prerequisite(s) one HIST credit numbered 1(alpha)90 to 1(alpha)99 and one HIST credit numbered 2(alpha)00 to 2(alpha)99 or permission of the instructor.
Notes seminars will include films and primary sources (in translation). HIST 2P96 recommended.