Fall 2010

Indian Civilization

Listed in: Anthropology and Sociology, as ANTH-21  |  Asian Languages and Civilizations, as ASLC-22


Lawrence A. Babb (Section 01)


(Offered as ANTH 21 and ASLC 22 [SA].)  A general introduction to Indian civilization. The course will survey South Asia’s most important social, political, and religious traditions and institutions. It will emphasize the historical framework within which Indian civilization has developed its most characteristic cultural and social patterns. This course is designed for students who are new to South Asia, or for those who have some knowledge of South Asia but have not studied it at the college level.

Fall semester. Professor Babb.


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011