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History 239: Indian Environmental History
Agra, India; Fatehpur Sikri, India; Ranthambore National Park, India; Sonepat, India; Udaipur, India; Zawar, India (Outgoing Program)
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Program Terms: J-Term
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Lang. of Instruction: English Prerequisites: Consent of Instructor
Program Type: J-Term 2 Max. Enrollment: 16
Academic Dept: History No. of Credits: 4
All College Req(s): Hist-Historical, NWNL-Natural World, Non-lab Immersion: IS-Internatonal Studies
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INSTRUCTOR:  Brian Caton (History)
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Course Description: 
This course introduces students to the field of Indian environmental history through a set of readings, site visits, and practical work. The first half of the course will be based in the Delhi metro area, including visits to the Yamuna River, the Aravalli Biodiversity Park, and the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. Here, students will carry out research that will result in the production of a short paper. The second half of the course will include visits to the abandoned fortress city of Fatehpur Sikri, the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, and several sites in and around the city of Udaipur.  
Estimated Cost: $3500 - $4100
Estimated Add'l Meal Costs: $400
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J-Term 2022 23-APR-2021 31-MAY-2021 TBA TBA
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