HIST 7315 Graduate Colloquium: Islamic History (Fall: 3 )
This colloquium is an introduction to pre-modern Islamic history for advanced students with a focus on the areas surrounding the Mediterranean. The first month of the course will be devoted to reading and discussing Marshall Hodgson's classic, Venture of Islam, 3 vols. (Chicago, 1974), which covers the entire Islamic world. The readings for the rest of course will be chosen around a specific theme with special attention to historiographical, methodological, and theoretical issues.
Instructor(s): Dana Sajdi
Last Updated: 02-Feb-17