For Fall 2010 UML Students

 
 
INTRODUCTION TO POLITICS
 
 
Politics Defined
 
FEDEX (image)
 
 
Peer Policing
 
Paper #1, topic
 
AFL-CIO Executive Paywatch
 
Question Hour, British Parliament
 
Who Owns the Media?
 
The Denial Machine 
 
Frank Luntz
 
Paper #2, topic
Campaign Ad on immigration
Paper #3, topic
 Global poverty
 Final paper topic
 
 
POLITICS OF THE PACIFIC RIM
 
Week One
 
 
Map of Asia
 
Selected East Asian Nations
 
Japan Elections 2009 (reading)
 
Japan Elections 2010 (reading):
 
China's Ascendance (reading):
 
Korea and Twitter (reading):
 
Costume Play, Japan (video)
 
WEEK TWO
 
Divorce in Japan (reading)
 
WEEK THREE
 
Feudal Japan (video)
 
ON Kaiho Seiryo
 
On the Tokugawa Era
 
WEEK FOUR
 
On the Meiji Restoration
 
On Keiretsu
 
WEEK FIVE
 
 
Minamata Disease
 
Minamata Disease (Photo)
 
Women and Japan's New Poor
 
Paper One, Topics
 
KOREA
 
WEEK SIX
 
Map of Korean Peninsula
 
South Korea country profile
 
Historical Overview: Pre-20th Century, 20th Century, Korea's Future
 
Post-War Korea
 
 
WEEK SEVEN
 
Kwangju Democratization Movement
 
Kim Dae-jung
 
The Korean Labor Movement Today
 
WEEK EIGHT
 
Unwed Mothers in Korea
 
Contemporary Protest
 
North Korea country profile
 
Kim's Obsession
 
 
On Kim Jung-il
 
 Exam Review Sheet
 
 
CHINA
 
WEEK NINE
 
China country profile
 Modern Chinese History (please read all links)
 Deng Xiaoping and Reform
 
Mao and Cultural Revolution 
WEEK TEN
 
History of Economic Reform
 
WEEKS ELEVEN AND TWELVE
 
        Short Videos on China Today
            iPod 
                Foxconn 
                Boom for Whom? 
               Loss of Homes 
                Floating Population
 Rural Poverty
 
 
Rural Poverty
 
Urban Unrest
 
Women and China's Economic Miracle (video)
 
copy two of video 
 
WEEK THIRTEEN
 
TAIWAN
 
Taiwan country profile
 
Economic history of Taiwan
 
Taiwan Labor Movement
 
Taiwan politics (video)
 
Taiwan and Mainland China
 
WEEK FOURTEEN 
SINGAPORE
 
Singapore country profile
 
A Public Enemy in Singapore
 
On Lee Kuan Yew
 
One Nation under Lee (video)
 
SUMMING UP
 
WEEK FIFTEEN
 
Final Paper topic
 
Democracy in East Asia?
 
Last Word, Japan 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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