ASIAN 206 - Indian Civilization
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Asian Studies (ASIAN)
Department: LSA Asian Languages & Cultures
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
WorldLit
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introduction to the cultures and histories of South Asia, the region of the world that today is constituted by the modern nation-states of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. It will broaden and deepen your knowledge of some of the most important events, people, cultures, trends, and controversies in the history of South Asia. We will explore South Asia as a key region in world history and in our contemporary world, and explore connections and comparisons between its different parts and the wider world.

Course Requirements:

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Intended Audience:

All students!

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ASIAN 206 - Indian Civilization
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
10903
Open
14
 
-
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (DIS)
P
10904
Open
5
 
-
W 12:00PM - 1:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
10905
Open
9
 
-
W 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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ISBN: 0199736324
India : brief history of a civilization, Author: by Thomas R. Trautmann ; drawings by James A. Cogswell, Jr. ; maps by Elisabeth Paymal., Publisher: Oxford University Press 2010
Required
ISBN: 0521005396
India before Europe, Author: Catherine B. Asher and Cynthia Talbot., Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2007
Required
ISBN: 1416562605
The white tiger : a novel, Author: Aravind Adiga., Publisher: Free Press 1st Free P 2008
Required
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