Fall 2014 Area Studies Courses

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Anthropology
 
Fall 2014 Anthropology V3980
NATIONALISM
Section 001   
Call Number: 64289
Points: 4  
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Partha Chatterjee
 
Fall 2014 Anthropology G8014
ADVANCED STUDY OF THE HISTORIES, SOCIETIES, & CULTURES OF SOUTH ASIA
Section 001   
Call Number: 28415
Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Partha Chatterjee
 

Art History and Archaeology

Fall 2014 Asian Humanities V3342
MASTERPIECES OF INDIAN ART & ARCHITECTURE
Call number: 25521
Points:  3
Day/Time:  MW 11:40am-12:55pm
Instructor:  Gale Berninghausen
 

Asian Humanities

Fall 2014 Asian Humanities V3399
MAJOR TEXTS: MIDDLE EAST/INDIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 05400
Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Section 002        
Call Number: 02507
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Hossein Kamaly
 
Section 003        
Call Number: 87030
Points: 4
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Wm Theodore de Bary
 
Section 004        
Call Number: 97947
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: Wael Hallaq
 
Section 005        
Call Number: 72193
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Sheldon Pollock
 

Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures

Fall 2014 Asian Civilization: Middle East V2001
TOPICS IN ASIAN CIVILIZATION:  MIDDLE EAST AND INDIA
Section 001   
Call Number: 01120
Points: 4  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am

Instructor: Hossein Kamaly

Fall 2014 Asian Civilization: Middle East V2357
INTRODUCTION  TO INDIAN CIVILIZATION
Section 001   
Call Number: 02812
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 

Dance

Fall 2014 Dance BC2254
CLASSICAL INDIAN DANCE I
Section 001   
Call Number: 07041
 Points: 0-1  
Day/Time: MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
Notes: MUST ATTEND FIRST TWO CLASSES IN SEPTEMBER
Instructor: Uttara Coorlawala
 

History

Fall 2014 History: Middle East W3810
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA I
Section 001   
Call Number: 70230
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 10:10am-11:25am
Note:  Undergraduate registration
Instructor: Manan Ahmed
 
Fall 2014 History G6999
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA I
Section 025
Call Number: 27450
Points: 4
Day/Time: TR 10:10am-11:25am
Note:  Graduate registration
Instructor: Manan Ahmed
 
Fall 2014 History W4858
ISLAM IN INDIA SINCE 1526
Section 001   
Call Number: 63551
Points: 4  
Day/Time: M 11:00am-12:50pm
Instructor: Taylor Sherman
 

International and Public Affairs

Fall 2014 International Affairs U6389
STATE FORMATION, VIOLENCE, INTERVENTION IN THE MODERN WORLD
Call number: 77997
Points: 3
Day/Time:  T 11:00am - 12:50pm
Notes:  Case Study on Afghanistan
Instructor:  Dipali Mukhopadhyay
 
Fall 2014 International Affairs U6643
POLITICAL ECONOMY OF SOUTH ASIA
Call Number: 81147
Points: 3
Day/Time: T 11:00am-12:50pm
Instructor: S. Akbar Zaidi
 
Fall 2014 International Affairs U6775
INDIAN ECONOMY IN TRANSITION
Call number: 26701
Points: 3
Day/Time:  to be announced
Notes: Excellent Grasp of Economics Required
Instructors:  Arvind Panagariya and Jagdish Bhagwati
 

MESAAS (Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies

Fall 2014 Middle East W2650
GANDHI & HIS INTERLOCUTERS
Section 001        
Call Number: 18547
Points: 4  
Instructor: Sudipta Kaviraj
 
Fall 2014 Middle East W3445
SOCIETIES AND CULTURES OF THE INDIAN OCEAN
Call Number: 27427
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
Instructor: Mana Kia
 
Fall 2014 Middle East G4004
THEORY AND METHODS
Call Number: TBA
Points: 4
Day/Time: TBA
Instructor: Nadia Gessous
 
Fall 2014 Middle East W4610
READINGS IN HINDI LIT I
Section 001   
Call Number: 26222
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Allison Busch
 
Fall 2014 Middle East W4635
READINGS IN URDU LIT I
Section 001   
Call Number:  93630
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: Ahmad Aftab
 
Fall 2014 Middle East W4653
A HISTORY OF MODERN PAKISTAN
Call Number: 10846
Points: 3
Day/Time: MW 11:40am-12:55pm
Instructor: S. Akbar Zaidi

 

Music

Fall 2014 Asian Humanities: Music V3321
MUSICS OF INDIA & WEST ASIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 18554
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm
 
Section 002        
Call Number: 26410
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm

 

Political Science

Fall 2014 Political Science W4454
POLITICAL SYSTEMS OF SOUTH ASIA
Section 001   
Call Number: 74792
Points: 4  
Instructor: Philip K Oldenburg

 

Religion

Fall 2014 Religion V2005
BUDDHISM: INDO-TIBETAN
Section 001   
Call Number: 66900
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
Instructor: Thomas F Yarnall
 
Fall 2014 Religion W4803
RELIGION VS THE ACADEMY
Section 001
Call Number: 08247
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: John S Hawley
 
Fall 2014 Religion G6211
THE BHAKTI MOVEMENT
Section 001   
Call Number: 04002
Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: John S Hawley