Pacific Asia

The Pacific Asia Field of Study requires the completion of a minimum of three course credits from the list below.

As a reminder, please note:

  • A course may be counted for credit in only one Field of Study.
  • In those cases where a course is listed in more than one Field of Study, the student may choose the Field of Study in which it is to be credited.
  • Courses, however, may be used to meet both Divisional Breadth requirements and Field of Study requirements simultaneously. 

Faculty Supervising this Field of Study: Professor John Perry


++DHP D271 International Relations of the United States and East Asia: 1945 to the Present
DHP H202 Maritime History and Globalization
[DHP H203] The International Relations of the China Seas
DHP H270 The United States and East Asia
DHP H271
Foreign Relations of Modern China, 1644 to the Present
DHP P272  China’s Frontiers
DHP P273
The Strategic Dimensions of China's Rise
DHP P274 The Politics of the Korean Peninsula: Foreign and Inter-Korean Relations
DHP P275 North Korean State and Society
DHP P279 China Politics

* This course is required for constitution of the field.
++ Any one of these courses may be used as the required course in the field.
+ Any one of these courses may be used as the second required course in the field.
[ ] Bracketed courses are those not offered 2013-2014.
Unless otherwise indicated, students need three course credits to complete a field of study. Modular courses count as one-half credit and if listed in a field, two must be taken to complete one course.

Professors with expertise in the field

Student Theses

Prospect of Energy Link Between Central Asia and China: A Study on the Development of 'Energy Silk Route,' the Turkmenistan - China Pipeline (MALD 2009)