India Studies | The Civilization of Tibet
I212 | 19220 | E. Sperling
I212 The Civilization of Tibet (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.