South and Southeast Asian 294: Methods in South and Southeast Asian Studies

Category: South and Southeast Asian
Course #: 33465
Units: 4
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Introduction to the principal, historical, and contemporary methods for study of the literatures, languages, religions, cultures, and peoples of South and Southeast Asia. Discussion of the disciplinary formations of Orientalism, philology, anthropology, comparative religions, gender studies, and history. Topics and readings change year to year. Seminar work will culminate in a one day student symposium.


Rahul Parson