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The Program in Asian Studies offers a multidisciplinary and global approach to studying the peoples and cultures of Asia: their art, literature, religion, and thought, as well as their systems of social, economic, and political organization. The program examines both the traditional societies of Asia and their transformations in recent times. Asian studies majors and correlates work closely with advisors to design their program of study to follow their specific interests. Majors choose two disciplines and focus on a particular country (generally China, India, Japan, Korea, or Turkey) or region (East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, West Asia) while also learning about other Asian societies. Asian Studies also offers a correlate sequence in Asian studies and a correlate sequence in Asian American studies. Read more.