ANTHR 335

Peoples of India

Anthropology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Society and culture on the Indian subcontinent. Stratification, kinship, marriage, religion, politics, economics.

When Taught

Contact Department

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Overview of Peoples & Cultures of India

Learning Outcome

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.

Title

Readings and Films

Learning Outcome

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

Title

Increased Critical Thinking and Writing Skills

Learning Outcome

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