Summer in China (SOAN 3006)
This intensive study, which will introduce students to both traditional and contemporary Chinese culture and society, will be a multi-disciplinary program of readings in archaeology, arts, history, sociology, and education. Site visits covering all these areas will include Shanghai, Beijing, Suzhou, Wuhan, Chongqing, Xian and a cruise on the Yangtze River. The first week of the program will be held in Jackson the week after final exams. The three weeks of travel in China will begin the third week in May and end in early June.