DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY - ELECTIVE FOR CSA-PHD PROGRAMME
GE5214 Southeast Asian Cultural Landscapes
This module will provide an overview of the tremendous diversity of peoples and cultures in Southeast Asia, with the aim of examining its regional identity. Aspects of material and non-material culture as they have developed from prehistoric to contemporary times will be discussed, including racial, linguistic and religious varieties and their impacts on the landscapes. The influence of “place” or local context on evolving peoples and cultures will also be examined.