ERIC Number: ED058197
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Modular Curriculum: English/Social Studies, Japanese Civilization.
Spear, Richard L.
This independent study course for college credit is a study of Japanese civilization. The nine lessons that comprise the course are: 1. The Origins of the Civilization: From Primitive to Early Classical Times; 2. The Classical Tradition I: The Religion and Aesthetics of Classical Times; 3. The Classical Tradition II: A View of Court Life through Literature; 4. The Medieval Tradition I: The Warrior and His Religious Beliefs; 5. The Medieval Tradition II: Zen and Late Medieval Culture; 6. The Early Modern Tradition I: The Warrior and His Moral Code; 7. The Early Modern Tradition II: The Townspeople and Their Culture; 8. The Modern Tradition I: The Meeting with the West; and 9. The Modern Tradition II: A View of Modern Japan through Literature. A concluding statement and glossary are given. (CK)
Descriptors: College Curriculum, Cross Cultural Studies, Curriculum Design, English Curriculum, Extension Education, Guides, Independent Study, Music, Non Western Civilization, Secondary Education, Social Studies
University of Kansas, Extramural Independent Study Center, Coordinator of Secondary Education, Lawrence, Kansas 66044 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas Univ., Lawrence. Extramural Independent Study Center.