South Asian 1B: Introduction to the Civilization of Medieval and Modern India

Category: South Asian
Course #: SASIAN 1B [CCN #23978]
Units: 4
Times and Locations:

TuTh 11-12:30 pm, remote/online

This course offers a broad historical and cultural survey of the civilizations of the Indian subcontinent from the 12th century to partition of India in 1947. Attention will be paid to the geography and ethnography of the region, its political history, and the religious, philosophical, literary, and artistic movements that have shaped it and contributed to its development as a unique place.