History of Modern South Asia

This is an introductory level course that explores the historical processes that have formed South Asia. Topics include British colonialism; nationalism and anti-colonialism; social and religious reform movements; independence and Partition; and the economic, political, and social issues facing the postcolonial nation-states of South Asia. Meets the Critical Learning: HP requirement. Meets the Equity and Power: EPG requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: HP, Equity and Power: EPG

1 unit — Mehta


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 4 History of Modern South Asia Purvi Mehta Palmer Hall 223 25 / 3 05/15/2022
Fall 2022 Block 3 History of Modern South Asia Purvi Mehta TBA 25 / 5 05/15/2022
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