Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2021Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Humanities and Social Sciences Integrated Arts and Human Sciences Program
Lecture Code WMJ31401 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name ヨーロッパ文化論
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European Culture
ナガタ ヒロアキ,カワイ ノブハル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Fri1-4:Online
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Seminar 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 23 : Arts and Humanities
Course Area(Discipline) 07 : History
Eligible Students
Keywords SDG-08  SDG-09  Leisure, Work, Time, European history 
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Class Objectives
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In this lecture/seminar we think about leisure culture in European history.  The aim is to understand how leisure as an independent time and activity indurate in the European's everyday life. We read some texts and discuss together about this theme in the class.  
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction  Instructor explains the way of proceeding about this lecuture/seminar and we decide who presents a content of textbooks. (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)
lesson2 Leisure in the ancient time. (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson3 Leisure in the middle age. (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson4 Leisure in the early modern period. (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson5 Leisure in the modern time(1). Bourgeois (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson6 Leisure in the modern time(2). Worker (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson7 Leisure in the modern time(3). Fascisms (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson8 Leisure in the contemporary Euorope(1). West Germany  (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson9 Leisure in the contemporary Euorope(2). East Germany (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu)
lesson10 Text leading and Discussion about the ancient time and the miggle age (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/Nagata, Hiroaki)
lesson11 Text leading and Discussion about the early modern period and modern time (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)
lesson12 Text leading and Discussion about NS-Regime (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)
lesson13 Text leading and Discussion about after World War II in the two Gemany's (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)
lesson14 Text leading and Discussion about comparision with Japan (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)
lesson15 Text leading and Discussion, Summaries (Instructor: KAWAI, Nobuharu/NAGATA, Hiroaki)

No final examination, but Student must present a content of textbook in seminar and write a final report. 
Rudy Koshar, German Travel Cultures, (Oxford/New York, 2000).

Other textbooks are Japanese.

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(More Details) Textbooks and articles 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
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Preparation and
You read textbooks and articles. Please perceive each themes. 
Requirements All Participants must read reacquired text carefully and prepare for the discussion. 
Grading Method Presentation and Discussion 50% and a Final report 50% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Please participate discussions in the Seminar. 
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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