MELC 357 A: Cultures of Central Eurasia

Autumn 2023
Meeting:
W 1:30pm - 3:20pm / FSH 107
SLN:
23655
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
ANTH 357 A , JSIS A 357 A
Instructor:
MEETS EACH FRIDAY ASYNCHRONOUSLY.
Catalog Description:
Introduces Central Eurasia with a focus on the cultural diversity and societies of the Central Asian republics and Inner Asia (Mongolia, Xinjiang, and Tibet) as well as the adjacent areas of Afghanistan and Iran. Addresses intercultural dynamics, historic inequities, centers of power vs. margins, impact of colonialism on traditional cultures, contemporary inequalities, marginalities and their sociological and political ramifications. Offered: jointly with ANTH 357/JSIS A 357.
GE Requirements Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
May 24, 2024 - 10:39 pm