ERIC Number: ED416148
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Hinduism and the Culture of India. Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminar Abroad 1994 (India).
This packet contains sixth and seventh grade level interdisciplinary lesson outlines about India. Concepts to be developed include: (1) "Geography and Its Impact upon the Development of India's Different Cultures"; (2) "Religion and Philosophy Focusing on Hinduism and Festivals"; (3) "Literature using the Ramayana and Mahabarata"; (4) "Art and Architecture Examining Temples, Sculpture, Music, and Dance-related Arts"; (5) "Political History with the Movement from Maharajas to Democratic Society"; (6) "Structure of Society and the Caste System"; (7) "Food, Clothing, Shelter"; (8) "Family Structure and Gender Roles"; (9) "Marriage including Arranged Marriages and Wedding Celebrations"; (10) "Education, Formal Schooling and Higher Education"; and (11) "Health Concerns, Medical Advancements and Major Illnesses." (EH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: United States Educational Foundation in India.
Identifiers - Location: India