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開講年度 2019年度 開講箇所 留学センター
Global Asia Seminar I 01

担当教員 平川 幸子
学期曜日時限 春学期  水1時限
科目区分 グローバル科目 配当年次 1年以上 単位数 2
使用教室 14-604 キャンパス 早稲田
科目キー 9800003001 科目クラスコード 01
授業で使用する言語 英語
  コース・コード GENX101S
大分野名称 総合/学際
中分野名称 総合/学際
小分野名称 総合/学際
レベル 初級レベル(入門・導入) 授業形態 演習/ゼミ


最終更新日時:2019/02/25 16:17:46

副題 Postwar Japan's Diplomatic History

Learning postwar Japan's diplomatic history is essential to understand today's Japan's society.  In the post war period, Japan re-emerged to the world stage as an economic power with pacifist identity. Based on an award-winning textbook, this seminar discusses what shaped postwar Japan's diplomatic courses and how a new identity was molded in the amidst of the Cold War and after,  In addition, this course especially highlights Japan's China policy. What kind of problems did Japan face to cope with normalization with China? What promoted postwar Sino-Japan relations in progressive ways? Such type of questions are addressed during the sessions. Students are required to make book chapter summary presentations and participate discussions based on prepared questions and comments by presenters..

授業の到達目標 1. To get an overall understanding of postwar Japan's diplomatic history.
2. To think about Japan's China policy and Sino-Japan relations from broader perspectives.
3. To exchange own views among international classmates through intensive discussions.
事前・事後学習の内容 All students are required to prepare questions and comments based on reading assignments. In addition to textbook, the instructor will provide supplementaly reading materials on Sino-Japan relations.
The students are required to submit writing assignments.

The course will cover the below textbook contents.

1. Diplomacy in occupied Japan: Japanese diplomacy in the 1940's.

2. Conditions of an independent state: Japanese diplomacy in the 1950s..

3. The model of an economic power: Japanese diplomacy in the 1960s.

4. Overcoming the crises: Japanese diplomacy in the 1970s.

5. The mission and trials of an emerging international state:Japanese diplomacy in the 1980s.

6. Japanese diplomacy after the Cold War

Conclusion: How do you evaluate postwar Japanese diplomacy?
























教科書 Makoto Iokibe, ed (Translated and annotated by Robert D. Eldridge) The Diplomatic History of Postwar Japan, Routledge, 2011.
割合 評価基準
レポート: 70% Short writing assignment 30 %, final paper 40%
平常点評価: 30% Class contribution (presentation and discussion)

This ”Global Asia SeminarⅠ 01" is part of the Campus AsiaProgram and consists of 2 credits out of the totalrequirement (12 credits from Campus Asia related courses AND study abroad atKorea University and/or Pekin University) to receive a Campus Asia Program completioncertificate. Students who are taking this Intensive Program are recommended totake other Campus Asia Program courses so that they can be eligible to receivethe Campus Asia completion certificate. For more information, please see:




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