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History by area

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

History by area (V200): Recording and interpreting past events and social and political developments geographically.

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Document Carl Peter Thunberg (1791) on Japanese housing

This is a historical source on Japanese housing. We will use it in our class on everyday life during the age of Shogun.

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Document Handout 1 Introduction

This is the handout of our first class: Introduction to the Age of Shogun

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Document Handout Introduction

This is the handout for week 1 "Introduction to the age of Shogun"

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Link Institutional hypocrisy: the Imperial Diet in the 18th century - a German Sonderweg?

Professor Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger (University of Münster) delivers a lecture as part of the "East and East-Central Europe: Special Paths (...

German history, Germany, Eighteenth Century, 18th century, Eighteenth Century in Germany view
Document Joao Rodrigues (1620-1621) on Japanese food

This is a text we will use for our class on everyday life during the Age of Shogun

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Document Joao Rodrigues (1620-1621) on Japanese food

This is an early 17th century source on Japanese food. We will use it in our class on everday life during the age of Shogun

everyday life, Food & drink, Shogun view
Document Powerpoint INTRODUCTION

This is the powerpoint presentation for the INTRODUCTION

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Document Powerpoint Introduction

This is the powerpoint presentation used in our introductory class

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Course The Age of Shogun: Japanese History 1600-1868

This course provides a general overview over early modern Japanese society during the Tokugawa Shogunate (1603-1868).  During this period, foreign...

Japan, Shogun, History, Early modern, Tokugawa, Edo view
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