The Defining the Realm in our textbook has identified the following for South Asia
–South Asia is a birthplace of religions
–South Asian civilization impact of outsiders–Aryans, Mughuls, British
–Cutting-edge IT, backward agriculture
–Two nuclear powers quarrel over Kashmir
–The Indian Ocean: A Crucial geopolitical arena
–South Asia’s missing girls
The Defining the Regions in our textbook has identified the following for South Asia
–Pakistan: a hard place to govern
–Partition and relationship between India & Pakistan
–Caste in modern India
–India’s new consumers
–Bangladesh: Survival in the double delta
–Sri Lanka: Stability at last?
Use at least three statements from the list above to write an essay explaining why South Asia is relevant in world geography today. You should demonstrate an appreciation of South Asia’s scholarly discourse and issues.
The paper should be 1,000-1,500 words