This course is conceived to introduce the students to the social and cultural change in the 19th Century expressed in various social reform movements. The students will study in considerable detail the development of social reform movements in Bengal, Western India, North, and South India in the 19th Century. After the completion of the course, the student will…

CO1: Understand the nature and methods of the social reform movements

CO2: Explain the causes and impact of prominent social reform movements in Bengal

CO3: Explain the salient features of social reform movements in Western India

CO4: Critically evaluate the contribution of reform movements in North and South India.