Southern Asia and Indian Ocean
This lecture/discussion course surveys the history of India with a focus on the Indian Ocean, especially between 1400 and 1700. Topics to be examined include Iberian and Turko-Mongol expansion, travel and exploration, religion, land and sea-based technologies, social and cultural change, trade, and state formation. Readings will combine historical analysis with primary sources.
Unless preregistered students attend the first class meeting or communicate directly with the instructor prior to the first class, they will be dropped from the class list. NOTE: Students must still submit a completed Drop/Add form to the Registrar's Office.
COURSE FORMAT: Lecture
Level: UGRD Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST Grading Mode: Graded
Last Updated on MAR-18-2003
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