Introduction to the Civilization of the Indian Subcontinent (AAS201)

Key concepts in South Asian civilization in art, architecture, religion, philosophy, science, society, literature, and politics from the Indus Valley to the present. Topics include evolution of Hinduism, Buddhism, yoga, classical and modern languages, the caste system and reform movements, Asohka, Akbar and great emperors, impact of Islam and Western colonization, and Gandhi and the impact of South Asia on the world.

Past Offerings Instructor(s)
Fall 2015: 01-LEC Shikaripur Sridhar
Fall 2014: 01-LEC Shikaripur Sridhar
Fall 2013: 01-LEC Shikaripur Sridhar

 

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