"This lecture course examines the history of Japan from the end of the ancient period (c. 1200 AD) through the medieval era (approximately 1573). Issues covered include the formation and destruction of the Kamakura and Muromachi warrior governments, medieval religious life, and culture." -- couse syllabus
Instructor: Dr. Eric Rath
Office Hours: Tu&Th: 11:00-12:00, 2:30-3:00 (and by appointment)
Class Schedule: Tu&Th 1:00-2:15
Location: Wescoe 4002
Tsuba (sword guard) Artist Unknown, 1400s
The University of Kansas Spencer Museum Collection
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