In the second of a two-part series, Rex Rehfeld explains in detail, with visuals timed to move with his lecture, the history of Japan's entering World War II; from Japan's early wars with China and Russia through to Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. Lectures will include Japan in World War I, the Paris Peace Conference, and U.S. exclusion policies, as well as Japan's invasion of Manchuria and the decision of Japan to move into Southeast Asia. The lectures will end with Japan's occupation of Indochina, the freezing by the U.S. of Japanese funds, and the attack on Pearl Harbor.
910.808.01 Homewood campus
Tuesdays, March 6 to April 3 6:45 to 8:45 p.m.
Cost: $124 (five sessions)
JHU full-time faculty/staff are eligible for 80 percent tuition remission. Spouse/same-sex domestic partners, 50 percent. You will be unable to register online and receive the discount. Contact 410-516-8516 for more information.