India Studies | The Civilization of Tibet
I212 | 17792 | Sperling, E.


(3 cr.)  This course is designed to introduce the student to the
diverse aspects of Tibetan Civilization. Making extensive use of
slides and other audio-visual materials, it is intended to cover in a
general and introductory manner areas that are dealt with individually
and in depth in more specialized courses in the Tibetan Studies
program of the Department of Central Eurasian Studies. Topics that
will be treated in this course include Tibet's literature, art,
religion, society, history, and language. The course is strongly
recommended for undergraduates intending to take higher level courses
in the department's Tibetan Studies program.