303-Asian_Politics_Fall_11 - Asian Politics Dr. Annie G....

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Dr. Annie G. Dandavati POL 303, 4 credits Tuesday/Thursday: 9:30-10:50 Office Phone: 395-7984 Miller 249 Fall 2011 This course will focus on the following themes: 1. The cultural legacies of India and China and the fusion and intermingling of cultural ideas of the two Asian powers 2. The responses of India and China to foreign incursions 3. The rise of nationalism and nationalist movements, revolution from within and without 4. Establishment of the modern state and the rise of movements challenging state sovereignty 5. Difference between a parliamentary democracy and single party communist state 6. Debates regarding development and relationship between development and democracy and the responses to globalization 7. Comparing and contrasting Indian and Chinese models of development and subsequent challenges Books for purchase: Comparing Asian Politics , 3 rd ed. by Sue Ellen Charlton, Westview Press, 2010 Modernization and Revolution in China , 4 th ed. by Grasso et al., M.E. Sharpe, 2009 Recommended readings suitable for background information as well as suggested material for research. Awakening Giants, Feet of Clay: Assessing the economic rise of China and India by Pranab Bardhan, Princeton University, 2010 Billions of Entrepreneurs: How China and India are reshaping their Future and Yours by Tarun Khanna, Harvard University, 2008 China’s Political System by June Teufel Dreyer, Longman, 2009 China’s New Confucianism: Politics and Everyday Life in a Changing Society by Daniel Bell, Princeton University, 2008 The Argumentative Indian by Amartya Sen, Picador Press, 2005
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