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Introduction to Islamic Civilization

Religious Studies 210C - Fall 2020

A historical survey of Islamic civilization in global perspective. Chronological coverage of social, political, economic and cultural history will be balanced with focused attention to special topics, which will include: aspects of Islam as religion; science, medicine and technology in Islamic societies; art and architecture; philosophy and theology; interaction between Islamdom and Christendom; Islamic history in the Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and Central Asia as well as Africa; European colonialism; globalization of Islam and contemporary Islam.
Course Attributes: EN HBU EthBU ISAS HUMAS LCDFA HUM

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Introduction to Islamic Civilization
INSTRUCTOR: Nakissa
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