Peoples and Cultures of Central and Inner Asia

JSIS A 357/ 357
  • Quarters: Spring
  • General Education Requirements: I&S

Introduces Central and Inner Asia with a multidisciplinary, comparative survey of the cultures and societies of contemporary China’s Inner Asia (Mongolia, Xinjiang-Eastern Turkestan, Tibet, and Manchuria), the contemporary Muslim Central Asian republics (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan), and the adjacent areas of Afghanistan and Iran.