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Classroom Reading List

Supplemental readings and other resources to help students explore a full range of issues and debates related to the module materials. The list offers readings well suited to a wide variety of students.

Founding Speeches

In this lesson plan, students will read and compare speeches by Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah at the founding of independent India and Pakistan using reading questions.

Policy Briefs

In this lesson plan, students will assume the role of advisor to the leader of a South or Central Asian country, read a scenario, and make a policy recommendation.

Population Density

In this lesson plan, students will research the population density of South Asian countries as well as the population density of their own communities. Then they will create an infographic that illustrates and compares them.