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HIST 7315 Graduate Colloquium: Islamic History (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

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.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Dana Sajdi

Prerequisites: Graduate Level Standing.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17