1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

ANTH 3700

Course Name: 
Contemporary India
Career: 
Undergraduate
Units: 
3.00

 An anthropological discussion of selected changing aspects of and issues in India since independence, with a focus on interdependently transforming Indian modernity and traditions in the (a) changisng social organization; (b) leaders, caste politics and Indian democracy; (c) social inequalities, Indian modernity and the middle class; (d) religious diversity, religious rituals and politics; and (e) India in the Indian Diaspora.

Professor/s: 
Requirements: 
Ethnography Area Requirement
Beyond the West