Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Center for Contemporary South Asia

Courses

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Pre-Approved courses for SPRING 2023

MAJOR CONTENT HUMANITIES

SAST/COST/RELS 0037 | Sensing the Sacred: Sensory Culture in South Asian Religions | F. M.M. Gerety
T 4-6:30p      
                                                                     
SAST/COST/RELS 0525 | The History and Practice of Yoga in India and Beyond | F. M.M. Gerety
TTh 1-2:20p

SAST 0700B | Introduction to Modern South Asia: Public Health From Theory to Practice | W. Lodge
Th 4-6:30pm

CLAS 0995 | India’s Classical Performing Arts | D. Buchta
TTh 10:30-11:50a

HIST 0574A | The Silk Road, Past and Present | C. Brokaw
W 3-5:30p

HIST 1953Q | Hindu/Muslim: Readings in South Asian History | V. Zamindar
Th 6:40-8p

HIST 0273B | Religion and European Colonialism, 1700-1900 | S. Bashir
TTh 2:30-3:50p

HMAN 2401I | On Belief | L. Gandhi / V. Zamindar
M 3-5:30p

HIAA 2725 | Methods of South Asian Art History | H. Shaffer
W 10-12:30p

MAJOR CONTENT SOCIAL SCIENCES

ECON 1355 | Environmental Issues in Development | A. Foster
M 3-5:30p

IAPA 1404 | Economic Development in China and India | A. Sumbramanian
TBD

POLS 1295 | The Politics of Health and Disease | P. Singh
MWF 9-9:50a

POLS 2320 | Ethnic Conflict | A. Varshney
W 1:30-4p

URBN 0215 | Urban Life in the Global South | L. Yapp
TTH 1-2:20p

MINOR CONTENT HUMANITIES

COLT 0711L | The Quran and Its Readers | E. Muhanna
TTh 10:30-11:50a

COST 1442 | The History, Philosophy, and Practice of Rinzai Zen Buddhism | H. Roth
TTh 11-11:50a

HIST 1202 | Formation of the Classical Heritage: Greeks, Romans, Jews, Christians, and Muslims | K. Sacks 
TTh 10:30-11:50a

HIST 1217 | The Cultural History of Democracy | M. Steinberg 
TTh 2:30-3:50p

RELS 1442 | The History, Philosophy, and Practice of Rinzai Zen Buddhisim | H. Roth
Th 4-6:30p

RELS1530B | Heresy and Orthodoxy in Islamic Thought | N. Khalek
M 3-5:30p

LANGUAGE

HNDI 0200 | Beginning Hindi or Urdu | A. Koul
MWF 12-12:50p

HNDI 0400 | Intermediate Hindi-Urdu | A. Koul
MTWThF 1-1:50p, Th 4-4:50p

HNDI 1080 | Advanced Hindi-Urdu | A. Koul
MWF 9-9:50a

SANS 0200 | Elementary Sanskrit II | D. Buchta
MWF 1-1:50p

SANS 1810 | Classical Schools of Indian Philosophy | D. Buchta
TTh 9-10:20a

Prior Semesters: 

Fall 2022 — Spring 2022 — Fall 2021 — Summer 2021 — Spring 2021 — Fall 2020 — Spring 2020 — Fall 2019 — Spring 2019 — Fall 2018 —  Spring 2018 — Fall 2017