Subject: Religious Studies
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Arts and Science Dean's Office

Description

A general survey of the social, economic, political and religious institutions of the countries of South Asia from an interdisciplinary perspective. Both the traditional cultures and the changes which are taking place are considered. Although the primary emphasis in the course is on the peoples and cultures of India, comparative materials from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and other areas of South Asia are also examined.

Prerequisite(s): 3 credit units RLST or 18 credit units at the university level.
Note: Students with credit for ANTH 232 may not receive credit for this course.

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