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THEO 1174 Islamic Civilization (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course introduces the varieties of Islamic civilization from the seventh century to the modern world. It explores not only the tenets of faith and practice, and political, social, theological, and economic history, but also considers Muslim cultural and intellectual contributions, including by women, from Indonesia to Morocco and in the Western world. Students will read primary sources, listen to recordings, and view films. The course will emphasize the variety of experiences of Muslims and their contributions to the world.

Instructor(s): David DiPasquale

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: ICSP1199


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17