Click on the links below to research the countries of South Asia.

I. GENERAL

Grolier Online

Kid Search (Ebsco)

Ebsco (Choose Middle Search Plus)

Global Issues in Context

US State Department

Country Reports


II. INDIA

A. Gandhi's Philosophy

Gandhi Quotes

11 Vows

Philosophy in Short

Gandhi (Enchanted Learning) (Overview)

B. British Imperialism

Infoplease

Fact Monster

Cool Planet

Bronx Community College

C. Status of Women

BBC Article

Gender in India

Male/Female Literacy Rates (2006)

Fighting Gender Violence

Women's Empowerment

Schools

New York Times Article

Women in Modern India

Women in Post-Independent India

D. Military Strength and Nuclear Weapons (India/Pakistan Dispute)

Fact Monster

Infoplease

Cool Planet

Kashmir

Mt. Holyoke

E. Education

Schools

World Bank on Education

Library of Congress

F. Economic Disparities

Fact Monster

Caste System

More Fact Monster

Human Rights

BBC Article

Cool Planet

BBC News

G. Some Current Events

New York Times

Concerns about censorship online

H. Other

More Fact Monster

CIA Factbook

Library of Congress

World Bank -- India


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III. OTHER COUNTRIES IN SOUTH ASIA

A. Bangladesh

CIA Factbook

More Bengal Telecommunications

Oxfam

Library of Congress


B. Bhutan

CIA Factbook

Library of Congress

PBS 

Fact Monster -- Economy

Fact Monster -- History

Fact Monster -- Land and People

Bhutan Himalayas


C. Maldives

Library of Congress

CIA Factbook

Fact Monster (Geography and History)

More Fact Monster (Government and Economy)


D. Nepal

Fact Monster

Library of Congress

BBC


E. Pakistan

US State Department

CIA Factbook

Library of Congress

Oxfam

Enchanted Learning

Fact Monster


F. Sri Lanka

Fact Monster

Library of Congress

CIA Factbook

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