Spring 2015 not offered
|Certificates: International Relations, South Asia Studies|
This course examines Indian history from the vantage point of present-day concerns. Weekly themes to be investigated include nationalism, democracy, gender, caste, village and forest, religion, popular culture, urbanization, sovereignty, demographics, economic development, and the armed forces.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CGST-MN)(HIST-MN)(HIST)(SAST-MN)(SISP-Hist Conc)
Sunil Khilnani, THE IDEA OF INDIA
Katherine Boo, BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS
...and other readings and viewings TBA
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Midterm, two five-page papers, final exam.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
All readings to be done prior to class. Papers must be submitted on time. Penalty for late submission of work: 1 letter grade per day. Work is considered at least one day late if it is not submitted by the deadline.
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