RSS Feed for british empire https://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dbritish+empire RSS Feed for british empire 21H.575J Women in South Asia from 1800 to Present (MIT) 21H.575J Women in South Asia from 1800 to Present (MIT) This course is designed to introduce and help students understand the changes and continuities in the lives of women in South Asia from a historical perspective Using gender as a lens of examining the past we will examine how politics of race class caste and religion affected and continue to impact women in South Asian countries primarily in India Pakistan Bangladesh and Sri Lanka We will reflect upon current debates within South Asian women s history in order to examine some of the issues and problems that arise in re writing the past from a gendered perspective and these are found in primary documents secondary readings films newspaper articles and the Internet This course is designed to introduce and help students understand the changes and continuities in the lives of women in South Asia from a historical perspective Using gender as a lens of examining the past we will examine how politics of race class caste and religion affected and continue to impact women in South Asian countries primarily in India Pakistan Bangladesh and Sri Lanka We will reflect upon current debates within South Asian women s history in order to examine some of the issues and problems that arise in re writing the past from a gendered perspective and these are found in primary documents secondary readings films newspaper articles and the Internet http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/history/21h-575j-women-in-south-asia-from-1800-to-present-fall-2006 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/history/21h-575j-women-in-south-asia-from-1800-to-present-fall-2006 21H.575J Women in South Asia from 1800 to Present (MIT) This course is designed to introduce and help students understand the changes and continuities in the lives of women in South Asia from a historical perspective Using gender as a lens of examining the past we will examine how politics of race class caste and religion affected and continue to impact women in South Asian countries primarily in India Pakistan Bangladesh and Sri Lanka We will reflect upon current debates within South Asian women s history in order to examine some of the issues and problems that arise in re writing the past from a gendered perspective and these are found in primary documents secondary readings films newspaper articles and the Internet https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/history/21h-575j-women-in-south-asia-from-1800-to-present-fall-2006 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/history/21h-575j-women-in-south-asia-from-1800-to-present-fall-2006