HIST 1618 - Introduction to Chinese History to 1644 Course uri icon



  • Introduces students to the history of China from Neolithic period to Ming period (1368-1644). Investigates the social patterns, gender relations, economic structure, intellectual trends, and political developments of China. Pays special attention to China's long-standing interaction with the rest of the world, which played a crucial role in the historical development of Chinese society. Approved for GT-HI1.


  • Kim, Kwangmin  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Summer 2019 / Spring 2021 / Spring 2024