|担当教員||松崎 瑠美 助教|
The purpose of this course is for students to learn the basic knowledge of Japanese history for understanding the course entitled “History of Disaster”.
（１）To become familiar with the general history of Japan and the history of Japanese historical science
（２）To examine the characteristics of each period and society in Japan
（３）To understand the similarities and differences between Japanese and other countries’ histories
This course introduces the general history of Japan from primitive times to modern times including the history of disaster, women, gender, family, and minority and also the history of Japanese historical science. Students will examine the backgrounds and characteristics of each period and society in Japan and understand the similarities and differences between Japanese and other countries’ histories through classroom discussion.
This course is conducted in English. Instructor will translate into Japanese based on students’ understanding of the English language.
Attendance and participation 20%, Short response papers 10%, Final exam 70%
No textbook required. Reference books will be introduced in class.
Handouts will be distributed in class.
Office hour: by appointment