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India is a place of immense contrasts and diversities, being home to a wide array of languages, cultures, religions, and communities.  This OCS program will explore the responses of several distinct communities to the pressures and opportunities generated in India‚Äôs globalizing economy. With a focus on the intersections of history, tourism, development, sustainability, and gender relations, we will see how individuals and groups navigate social structures and institutions.