Classical Japanese (Kanbun)

JPN472S

Introduction to Sino-Japanese (kanbun). Readings in early modern Japanese Confucian and Buddhist texts as well as Chinese Confucian, Daoist, Mohist, Legalist, and Buddhist texts. Emphasis on understanding reading order (yomikudashi), classical Japanese grammar (bungo), and translation of texts. Prerequisite: JPN471S or permission of instructor. One course.

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ALP, CCI, FL