Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Humanities and Social Sciences International Peace and Co-existence Program
Lecture Code WMG00901 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Hiroshima Peace Studies I
Subject Name
(Katakana)
 
Subject Name in
English
Hiroshima Peace Studies I
Instructor KAWANO NORIYUKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
カワノ ノリユキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Tues5-8:IDEC 201
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture, Discussion, Presentation 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 05 : Sociology
Eligible Students  
Keywords Peace, Global Nuclear Damages 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
In the course of Hiroshima Peace Studies I and  II, students can enhance the understanding of the fundamental theories of Peace Studies. At the same time, they can broaden their understanding of global nuclear damages including Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Besides students touch on Fukushima's case from the perspectives of global nuclear damages. Classes are consisted of discussion-oriented lectures.

In the course of Hiroshima Peace Studies I, students can enhance the understanding of the fundamental theories of Peace Studies, especially the concepts and case studies of Direct Violence/Structural Violence. Students analyse and think about the background and the way of solving conflicts then make presentations by referring to each case studies. Besides students make short presentations in each class. Classes are consisted of discussion-oriented lectures. After taking this course, students are required to take Hiroshima Peace Studies Ⅱ. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction of this course
lesson2 What is "Peace Studies"? Development and history of "Peace Studies"
lesson3 Short Presentations about development and history of "Peace Studies"
lesson4 Short Presentations about development and history of "Peace Studies"
lesson5 Concept of Peace (1)
lesson6 Short presentations about concept of Peace
lesson7 Direct Violence: War and Conflict
lesson8 Short Presentations about Direct Violence: War and Conflict
lesson9 Short Presentations about Direct Violence: War and Conflict
lesson10 Structural Violence
lesson11 Structural Violence
lesson12 Short Presentations about case studies of Structural Violence
lesson13 Short Presentations about case studies of Structural Violence
lesson14 Final Presentations
lesson15 Final Presentations 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Mastsugu Matsuo (2005), Peace and Conflict Studies: A Theoretical Introduction, Keisuisha
The Committee for the Compilation of Materials on Damage Caused by the Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki (1981), HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI, The Physical, Medical, and Social Effects of the Atomic Bombings, Iwanami Shoten 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Texts, Papers concerned each topic 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Read texts and papers carefully 
Requirements  
Grading Method Assessment: Term paper (40%), Presentation (30%), Discussion (30%) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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