主题目录

  • 课程介绍( Course Introduction)

    • University:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

      Instructor:Prof. Haimanti Roy

      Level:Undergraduate

      Course Description

      Survey of Indian civilization from 2500 BC to present-day. Traces major political events as well as economic, social, ecological, and cultural developments. Primary and secondary readings enhance understanding of this unique civilization, and shape and improve understanding in analyzing and interpreting historical data. Examines major thematic debates in Indian history through class discussion.

  • 教学大纲(Syllabus)

    • Course summary

      This course is designed to provide the students with a survey of Indian Civilization from 2500 BCE until the present. In addition to tracing the major political events, this course will also explore the economic, social, ecological, and cultural developments that accompanied and contributed to the development Indian history. Primary and secondary readings will help students to a better understanding of this unique civilization, as well as shape and improve their skills in analyzing and interpreting historical data. Class discussions are an integral part of this course where students are required to participate and examine the major thematic debates in Indian history with help of coherent and reasoned arguments. Students are expected to attend out-of class lectures and excursions noted on this syllabus. This introductory survey of the history of the South Asian region aims to provide the basis for future reading and research in this area.

  • 教学讲稿(Lecture Notes)

  • 其他教学资源(Other Resources)