Southeast Asian Civilization: Buddhist and Vietnamese
JSIS A 315/ 315
- Quarters: Summer
- General Education Requirements: I&S, DIV
Civilizations of Theravada Buddhist societies in Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos and in Vietnamese societies of Southeast Asia. Culture of tribal peoples who live on peripheries of these societies. Cultural transformations consequent upon the war in Indochina and resettlement of Indochinese refugees in United States.