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HIST 348 China: Science-Medicine-Technology (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : An introduction to traditional Chinese ideas about human beings and their relationship with heaven and earth. Special emphasis on the history of medicine and the body, alchemy, geomancy and divination techniques, agriculture and sericulture, astronomy, and engineering and their relation to changing social and cultural formations.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: HIST 208 or HIST 218 or permission of instructor