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HSTAS 265 A: The Viet Nam Wars

Truong Tien Bridge in Hue after the Tet Offensive in 1968, as seen from a helicopter
Meeting Time: 
MTWThF 12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location: 
ARC 160
SLN: 
16159
Joint Sections: 
JSIS A 265 A
Instructor:
Professor Christoph Giebel
Christoph Giebel
Catalog Description: 
Recent Vietnamese history and struggles for independence and national unification vis-a-vis French colonialism, Japanese occupation, American intervention, and internal divisions. Covers historical roots and contemporary contexts of revolution and war, objectives and motivations of participants, and the enormous human costs. Emphasizes socio-cultural changes and wars' legacies. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 265.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 14, 2019 - 3:03pm
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