Information on Web Resources

Opportunities for Educators in Michigan:

World History Initiative, University of Michigan

http://www.ii.umich.edu/ii/resources/fork14educators/worldhistoryinitiative

Resources for Classroom use:

 

South Asia Centers and Other Resources:

Cornell University

http://www.maxwell.syr.edu/moynihan/sac/Outreach/

University of Chicago

http://southasia.uchicago.edu/outreach/

University of Texas

http://www.utexas.edu/cola/insts/southasia/outreach/overview.php

University of Wisconsin, (Madison)

http://www.southasiaoutreach.wisc.edu/

 

World History Resources:

ORIAS, Berkerly, CA

http://orias.berkeley.edu/#resources

http://orias.berkeley.edu/lessonplan.html#world

 

Information on Afghanistan:

http://www.bu.edu/aias/member_resources.html

http://www.bu.edu/aias/links.html

Maps etc

http://dsal.uchicago.edu/index.html

 

Information on Nepal:

An Interview with Janak Rai in Anthropology News, and article entitled, "Indigenous Autonomy: History and Political Movements in Nepal":

http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/tag/j-drive/

 

http://www.lessonplanet.com/lesson-plans/nepal

 

 

Cornell-Nepal Study Program: The introductory audio and video materials are available online at http://lrc.cornell.edu/nepali/online and the accompanying printed text can be purchased from the South Asia Program at Cornell. A large collection of textbooks from Nepal is also available online at http://ecommons.cornell.edu/handle/1813/24179

 

Himalayan Art, University of Michigan:

http://lw.lsa.umich.edu/umma/exhibits/Koelz_Collection_2010/shawls.html

 

Sri Lanka: Photographic Archive of Professor Howard Wilson

http://www.indiran.org/HW/

Home page at www.indiran.org 

Resources on human rights and politics in Sri Lanka:

 

Amnesty International  http://www.amnesty.org/en/sri-lanka

Asian Human Rights Commission  http://www.humanrights.asia/countries/sri-lanka

Government of Sri Lanka   http://www.priu.gov.lk/

Groundviews   http://groundviews.org/

Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka   http://hrcsl.lk/english/

Human Rights Watch  http://www.hrw.org/asia/sri-lanka

American Institute of Indian Studies:

http://www.indiastudies.org/

http://www.indiastudies.org/about-aiis/aiis-publications/

Web site for AIIS workshop on women in South Asian Muslim societies, in partnership with the University of Chicago South Asia Language and Area Center, the American Institute of Pakistan Studies and the American Institute of Bangladesh Studies, on women in South Asian Muslim 

http://southasia.uchicago.edu/caorc-workshop/

The web site is intended to be a resource with information about curricula, internship opportunities in South Asia, language learning and fellowship opportunities, etc. It is also meant to be interactive so scholars are encouraged to add resources. Funding for the workshop and web site was provided by the generosity of the Carnegie Corporation of New York through the Council of American Overseas Research Centers. For more information about the workshop you can also go to:

http://www.indiastudies.org/faculty-development-workshop-tools-and-resources-for-study-of-women/

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