Culture and Civilization of India and the Far East I [ LGLOR1542 ]
3.0 crédits ECTS
This biannual course is taught on years 2010-2011, 2012-2013, ...
Deliège Robert ;
Place of the course
The emphasis will be put on culture in the broad sense of the term, and more its social aspects will not be neglected. The approach will be both historical and anthropological.
This lecture is conceived of as a general introduction to orientalism to eastern cultures and more specifically India. It will guide students to their approach of South Asian cultures.
A new topic might be dealt with every year. A special attention will be given to religion.
Evaluation: The student will be asked to write an essay which will be discussed. An viva will be organized to check the knowledge. The student will also be orally examined over the content of the lectures.Attendance to the lectures is compulsory.