Merchants, Coolies, Prostitutes: The Treaty Ports of Nineteenth Century East Asia


The course will examine the treaty ports of East Asia – Shanghai, Tianjin, Yokohama, Nagasaki and others – from the perspective of both foreign and local residents. Students will review available English-language sources, and carry out a research project on a city of their choice. Instructor: Partner
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • R
  • SS
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring