Culture and Civilization of India and the Far East II [ LGLOR2543 ]
5.0 crédits ECTS
Ce cours bisannuel est dispensé en 2011-2012, 2013-2014, ...
Deliège Robert ;
Place of the course
The theme will change according to the year. However, the approach will mainly be sociological, anthropological and political.
This lecture wishes to deepen the student's knowledge of Eastern cultures, and more specifically Indian culture. It is the continuation of the lecture GLOR 1542.
The emphasis will be put on the different ways to approach society, culture, politics and religion. India will be privileged. Caste, untouchability, politics and popular religion will be among the different topics under study.
Prerequisite : the lecture GLOR 1542 Culture and Civilisation of India and the Far East is strongly advised.
Evaluation : the students will be orally examined. Attendance to the lecture is compulsory. An essay on a specific topic might be also be required.