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Asian Ethnic and Religious Politics

Enrolment code: HMA261/361

Offered: Hobart: semester 2,

Unit description:

The unit examines the emergence of ethnic and religious politics in Asia including their religious and community origins, their modes of political and social organisation, issues of violence associated with their rise and the responses of governments and other nationalist groups. The aim of the unit is to highlight the changing forms of identity politics in Asia and to consider the impact of these changes on the societies in which they have emerged.

Staff Dr S Philpott (Coordinator), Dr M Gao and others For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 1-hr lecture, 1.5-hr tutorial weekly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% level 100 Arts  
Mutual exclusions HSA272/372  
Assessment mode 2-hr exam in Nov (40%), 3,000-word essay (40%), 1,000-word tutorial paper and presentation (20%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Asian Studies
Political Science
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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