01:165:424 The Origin and Development of Chinese Writing
Description: Investigation of the early evolution of Chinese writing within the context of the beginnings of Chinese civilization. Emphasis on textual understanding of the oracle bone inscriptions of the Shang period (ca. 1700 to 1100 BC).
Number of Credits: 3
Prerequisites: 01:165:302 or 322 or equivalent
Semesters Offered: Irregular