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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANTH 209 - Contemporary South Asia: An Anthropological Introduction through Everyday Struggles

Credit(s): 3
Focus on the social, cultural, political, historical and development aspects of South Asia as a region from an anthropological perspective. South Asia comprises 8 countries including India, Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh. Major topics covered will include: gender, labor relations, caste system, exploitation, religious conflict, border conflict, popular forms of entertainment, social movements and environmental issues.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: History and Cultural Change (HIST & CLT) College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: GROUP B: A&S History & Cultural Change Requirement Designations: Multicultural Course Typically Offered: Spring
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