Peoples of India

Peoples of India
Society and culture on the Indian subcontinent. Stratification, kinship, marriage, religion, politics, economics.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining ANTHR 335
Course Outcomes

Overview of Peoples & Cultures of India

Students will be provided an overview of the peoples and cultures of South Asia with an emphasis on India; a region consisting of several hundred languages, multiple ethnicities, many religious traditions, and competing political orientations.

Readings and Films

Students will receive increased knowledge of the cultures of India through in-depth readings, lectures, discussions, and films.

Increased Critical Thinking and Writing Skills

Students will increase their capacity for critical thinking skills and writing within the discipline through discussions, exams, and a written research papers.