South Asia and Family Turmoil: Challenges of Different Cultures Living Together
Our case study for the unit is India and the breakaway countries that surround it. We explore how the struggles within this region are reflected with the turmoil within the U.S. today. Central Question for the Unit: How can a minority group live within a larger one with peace and respect for all?
Course Lecture PowerPoint Slides and Other Materials
Course Lecture Video Recordings
Music Video Overview of the Unit (4:16 minutes) Music: "Vande Mataram" performed by Sandesh Shandilya. (Click on this web link for the artist's website.) This is one of the first items we discuss in the class due to its controversial history. Read the lyrics from the Supplemental Learning options.