In this online course, students will learn about fundamental changes in government, the economy, and society that took place between the late eighth and eleventh century. In this period, the state aristocracy gave way to new literati elite, educated men who sought to enter government through competitive examinations.
|Instructor:||Peter K. Bol|
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