SLAV 2066 Conversion, Islam, and Politics in the Balkans (Spring: 3 )
Through a study of fiction, works of scholarship, folklore, and movies, the course examines the conversion of Christians to Islam in Southeast Europe. It analyzes the most important cultural, social, and political implications of this change with the goal of identifying the various factors that promote cooperation or conflict among mixed Christian-Muslim communities.
Instructor(s): Mariela Dakova
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Last Updated: 14-Jan-15