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Contemporary India: An Interdisciplinary Introduction Course
June 24 - July 21
India Partner: Study in India Programme, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
Dates: June 24th to July 21st 2018
Capacity: 50 students
This is an undergraduate level introductory course that serves as a primer to the changing dynamics in India by focusing on a wide range of topics that have immediate relevance, including politics, economy, society, religion, and development. Students will learn and discuss contemporary trends in Indian politics and the effects it has on the economy and various socio-cultural stratifications characteristics of India. This intensive course will feature daily lectures, field visits both rural and urban, and various other engaging academic exercises.