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

Courses

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Pre-Approved courses for FALL 2019: 

REQUIRED COURSES

SAST 0700 | Introduction to Modern South Asia | TBD

MAJOR CONTENT HUMANITIES

COST 0036/RELS 0036 | Love and War in India | S. Reddy
TTh 9-10:20a

COST 0145/RELS 0145 | Karma, Rebirth and Liberation: Life and Death in South Asian Religions | F. Moore-Gerety
TTh 1-2:20p 

RELS 0140 | Food, Religion and Politics in South Asia | F. Moore-Gerety
T 4-6:30p 

SANS 0300 | Sanskrit epic Narrative | D Buchta
MWF 10-10:50a

MINOR CONTENT HUMANITIES

COST 0500 | The Theory and Practice of Buddhist Meditation | H. Roth
S01 TTh 1-2:20p | L01 MWF 9-9:50a

HMAN 2400R | Tracing Translations: Artistic Migrations & Reinventions in the Early Modern World | S. Bashir / H. Shaffer
W 12-2:30p 

HMAN 2400S | Race, Nation, Immigration | B. Steinberg / P. Singh
M 12-2:30p

RELS 0625 | Articulating Islam in Southeast Asia | S. Bashir
TTh 9-10:20a

RELS 2000 | Theory of Religion | T. Lewis
W 9:30-11:50a

RELS 1380C  | Law and Religion | N. Berman
TTh 2:30-3:50p

RELS 0505 | Big Screen Buddha | J. Protass
MWF 11-11:50a

TAPS 1230 | Global Theatre and Performance: Paleolithic to the Threshold of Modernity | R. Schneider
TTh 10:30am-11:50am

MAJOR CONTENT SOCIAL SCIENCES

HIST 1620 | Resisting Empire: Gandhi and the Making of Modern South Asia | V. Zamindar
TTh 9-10:20a

POLS 2330 | Politics in India | A. Varshney
M 4-6:30p 

MINOR CONTENT SOCIAL SCIENCES

ANTH 1253 | The Visual in Anthropology: Documentary Films and Society | L. Fruzzetti
TTh 1-2:20 

ANTH 1940 | Ethnographic Research Methods | L. Fruzzetti
Th 4-6:30pm

ECON 1530 | Health, Hunger, and the Household in Developing Countries | A. Foster
W 3-5:30pm

ECON 2510 | Economic Development I | A. Foster
MW 9-10:20a

HIAA 0081 | Architecture of the House Through Space and Time | I. Osayimwese
MWF 10-10:50a

HIST 1954G | Civil Disobedience: A Historical Guide to Action | V. Zamindar
W 3-5:30pm

HIST 1620 | A Global Idea: Civilization(s) | M. Toksoz
M 3-5:30p

POLS 0820V | Land and Conflict | Branch
Th 4-6:30p

SOC 1620 | Globalization and Social Conflict | P. Heller
TTh 10:30-11:50a

LANGUAGE

HNDI 0100 | Beginning Hindi or Urdu | A. Koul
MTWThF 12-12:50p

HNDI 0300 | Intermediate Hindi-Urdu | A. Koul
MWF 1-1:50p; Th 4-4:50p 

HNDI 1080 | Advanced Hindi-Urdu | A. Koul
TBD

SANS 0100 | Elementary Sanskrit I | D. Buchta
MTWThF 12-12:50p 

SANS 0300 | Sanskrit Epic Narrative | D. Buchta
MWF 10-10:50a

SANS 1800 | Classical Schools of Indian Philosophy | D. Buchta
TBD

Prior Semesters: 

Spring 2019 — Fall 2018 —  Spring 2018 — Fall 2017