ECIV 104: Eastern Civilization: Home

This guide provides you with supplemental materials to the online course. All information can be accessed via online.

ECIV 104

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Welcome to the Eastern Civilization Online

This guide is intended to point you to online resources (ebooks, ejournals, databases, and websites) that will help you learn about subjects that relate to Eastern civilization. The guide is organized into a set of pages which you can see listed in tabs above.

Brief Introduction Videos to Each of the Countries

China - Eno Jin 10:18

Japan - Toshiba 2:34

North Korea: Country Watch 11:00

South Korea: Country Watch 7:43

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