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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SOC 333
Title Peoples of India
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites SOC201 or permission of Department Chairperson


This course examines the nature and diversity of the people inhabiting the Indian subcontinent. Topics such as the Hindu-Muslim dichotomy and the British occupation are explored within the context of the historical development of India's population. Emphasis is given to the influence of contemporary religious and social and political events upon the nation's unique demographic composition. Three lecture hours per week.