SOAN 270 Cultural Politics of Youth in East Asia
Content: Ethnographic analysis of youth in East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea). Comparative examination of shared cultural and historical legacies as well as diverse contemporary experiences. Draws upon classic ethnographic texts, Internet sites, personal memoirs, documentaries. Topics may include family, popular culture, education, labor, globalization, and sex and gender.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.