History of Post-colonial South Asia
This course will examine the transition from the colonial to the post-colonial state in South Asia. It will examine the various historical "traces" of colonial rule in the policies of various post-colonial nations.
less than 15
Private four-year institution
This is an upper-division history course that has no prerequisites. However, most students have some familiarity with historical methods and/ or South Asian history.
This history course covers the transition from colonialism to the post-colonial state in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. It is an explicitly interdisciplinary approach that uses anthropology, literature and sociology to help illuminate the history of the period.
Syllabus (Acrobat (PDF) 47kB Feb18 09)