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Empire: India and Britain, 1600-1947

HIST 285
Fall 2006 not offered
Course Cluster: Southern Asia Studies

India and Indians were central to the rise and demise of Britain's global empire. Britain and Britons were central to the emergence and final shape of the Indian nation-state. This course will introduce students to history of empire in India and Britain. Themes to be investigated include East India Company trade, military entrepreneurship, imperial ideology, religious reform, subaltern insurgency, Nationalism, civil service, communalism, and disease.

Essential Capabilities: Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: Lecture/DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CGST-MN)(GSAS-MN)(GSAS)(HIST-MN)(HIST)(STS)

Last Updated on APR-18-2024
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