Fall 2015 South Asia Courses

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As of April 3 - additional course information to be added as announced.
 
Anthropology
 
Fall 2015 Anthropology G6023
POWER AND HEGEMONY
Section 001    
Call Number: 79535
Points: 3  
Day/Time: M 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: Partha Chatterjee
 
Art History and Archaeology
 
Fall 2015 Asian Humanities V3342 Section 001
MASTERPIECES- INDIAN ART & ARCHITECTURE
Call number: 25669
Points: 3
Day/Time: MW 4:10am – 5:25pm
Instructor: Vidya Dehejia
 
Fall 2015 Art History G8094 Section 001
MAMALLAPURAM & DEVELOPMENT OF SOUTH INDIA STYLE
Call number: 23582
Points: 3
Day/Time: T 2:10pm – 4:00pm
Instructor: Vidya Dehejia
 
Asian and Middle Eastern Studies (Barnard College)
 
Fall 2015 Asian Civilization: Middle East V2357
INTRO TO INDIAN CIVILIZATION
Section 001
Call Number: 02812
Points: 4  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Fall 2015 Asian Humanities V3399
MAJOR TEXTS: MIDDLE EAST/INDIA
Section 003    
Call Number: 05400
Points: 4   Textbook Information
Day/Time: T 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Fall 2015 Asian Studies BC3610
PERSIAN LITERATURE THROUGHT ENGLISH TRANSLATION
Section 001    
Call Number: 03827
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: Hossein Kamaly
 
History
 
Fall 2015 History: Middle East W3810
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA I
Section 001    
Call Number: 71819
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 11:40am-12:55pm
Instructor: Allison Busch
 
Fall 2015 History W4704 Section 001
SUNNIS, SHIAS, & OTHERS
Call number: 01120
Points: 4
Day/Time: R 12:10am – 2:00pm
Instructor: Hossein Kamaly
 
MESAAS (Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies)
 
Fall 2015 Middle East G4004
POLITICS, RELIGION & SECULARISM: THEORY/METHODS
Section 001    
Call Number: 18737
Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 12:10pm-2:00pm
Notes: PRIORITY MA STUDENTS ISLAMIC STUDIES.S ASIA STUDIES MESAAS
 
Fall 2015 Middle East G4057
SUBALTERN STUDIES AND PROBLEMS OF HISTORIOGRAPHY
Section 001    
Call Number: 62201
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 10:10am-12:00pm
Instructor: Sudipta Kaviraj
 
Fall 2015 Middle East W4635
READINGS IN URDU LIT I
Section 001    
Call Number: 91397
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: Aftab Ahmad
 
Fall 2015 Anthropology: Middle East G6406
MODERN STATE& COLONIAL SUBJECT
Section 001    
Call Number: 73884
Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: Mahmood Mamdani
 
Music
 
Fall 2015 Asian Humanities: Music V3321
MUSICS OF INDIA & WEST ASIA
Section 001    
Call Number: 76116
Points: 3 
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm
Instructor: Alessandra M Ciucci
 
Section 002    
Call Number: 62880
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm
 
Politics
 
Fall 2015 Political Science W4454 Section 001
POLITICAL SYSTEMS OF SOUTH ASIA
Call number: 74740
Points: 4
Day/Time: MW 10:10am – 11:55pm
Instructor: Philip Oldenburg
 
Religion
 
Fall 2015 Religion V2005
Section 001
BUDDHISM: INDO-TIBETAN
Call number: 20262
Points: 4
Day/Time: TR 1:10pm – 2:25pm
Instructor: Robert Thurman
 
Fall 2015 Religion V4205
Section 001
LOVE TRANSLATED: HINDU BHAKTI
Call number: 07147
Points: 4
Day/Time: T 4:10pm – 6:00pm
Instructor: John Hawley
 
Fall 2015 Religion W4828
RELIGION & THE SEXUAL BODY
Section 005    
Call Number: 29829
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Katherine Pratt Ewing
 
Fall 2015 Religion G6210
ISSUES-STUDY OF SOUTH ASIAN RELIGION
Section 001    
Call Number: 02033
Points: 3  
Day/Time: M 12:10pm-2:00pm Location:
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Fall 2015 Religion G8225
Section 001
BHAKTI TEXTS IN NORTH INDIA
Call number: 04610
Points: 4
Day/Time: W 4:10am – 6:00pm
Instructor: John Hawley
 
Fall 2015 Religion G9031
BUDDHIST TEXTS
Section 001    
Call Number: 28566 Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 10:10am-12:00pm
Instructor: Robert A Thurman
Note:  Knowledge of Tibetan and Sanskrit preferred