* ANT 217 / SAS 217 (SA) na, npdf
Introduction to South Asian Cultures
Sample reading list:
Sarah Lamb, Aging and the Indian Diaspora. Cosmopolitan Families...
Mukulika Banerjee, Muslim Portraits. Everyday Lives in India
Atreyee Sen Shiv Sena, Women Violence and Communalism in a Bombay Slum
Sondra L. Hausner, Wandering with Sadhus Ascetics in the Hindu Himalayas
Craig Jeffrey, Timepass: Youth, Class, and the Politics of Waiting in India
Reena Patel, Working the Night Shift Women in India's CallCenter Industry
See instructor for complete list
Approximately 100-150 pages of reading per week. One 8-page midterm essay discussing a particular theme that interests the student from readings to date, and one 12-page final paper bringing together different readings from the course (topic is open).
Paper in Lieu of Mid Term - 40%
Paper in lieu of Final - 40%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Guest lecturers in this course will include Princeton faculty from various departments.
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