HIST 4548 - Women in Modern India uri icon

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  • Examines the history of women and gender in India from the late 18th century to the present. Explores topics such as the changing legal status of women in the colonial and postcolonial period, marriage, domesticity and patriarchy, and women's education and participation in anti-colonial and postcolonial politics, women, work and the environment, violence against women, and women and globalization. Recommended prerequisite: HIST 1528. Same as HIST 5548.