Unit

School Of Humanities And Languages

India: History in the Making of a NationWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 100262.1

Discipline: HISTORY

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Judith Snodgrass


Equivalent Units
101543 - India: Global Contexts

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Successful completion of 60 credit points at Level 1.


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
In 2010 this unit replaced by 101543 - India: Global Contexts. A survey of the history of India from early times to Independence, looking at key issues for understanding modern India. It introduces the ideological bases of Indian civilisation; the three great religious systems of Asia, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam, and their related systems of social and political organisation. It focuses on the contest of history in colonial discourses; the uses of history in creating modern citizens and states. It offers material on the theme of Asian modernities.

Specialisations

KP1000.1HumanitiesCONTINUING
M1006.1Asian Studies and International RelationsCONTINUING
M1009.1History, Politics and PhilosophyCONTINUING
SM1002.1Asian Studies and International RelationsCONTINUING
SM1005.1History, Politics and PhilosophyCONTINUING




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