Government and politics of modern South Asia
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- Full Year
Objectives and learning outcomes of the module
At the end of the module students should have acquired a sound understanding of current academic work on South Asian politics, and should have shown the ability to write well structured and researched papers on selected subjects.
A 2-hour combined lecture/seminar each week.
Method of assessment
Assessment is 100% coursework: two 1,000 essays worth 15% each and two 3,000 word essays worth 35% each.
- Rajni Kothari, Politics in India. Sunil Khilnani, The Idea of India. Sudipta Kaviraj(ed) Politics in India. Rajeev Bhargava(ed) Secularism and its Critics.