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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 386
Title Partition and the Making of Postcolonial India and Pakistan
Credits 3.0
Distribution V


This course examines the origins, events and outcomes of the Partition of South Asia (1947) into two separate and independent nations, India and Pakistan. It considers the political, social, economic, and cultural dimensions of this traumatic and turbulent history from 1947 to present day. Three lecture hours per week.