Peoples and Cultures of Central and Inner Asia

JSIS D 572/ ANTH 522, NEAR E 558
  • Quarters: Spring

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.