Topics in Japanese Culture and Society

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for JAPANESE 702.


In-depth study of selected topics on Japanese culture and society. Topics may include Japanese religion and society, popular culture, early modern history, Japan in East Asia and globalisation. This will be a team-taught course, and the content each year will be adapted according to student research interests. The course requires critical reading of core texts and regular student seminar presentations.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for JAPANESE 702.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023


Lecturer(s) Professor Mark R. Mullins


JAPANESE 702: 30 points