Introduction to Islamic Civilization

JSIS A 210/ 229
  • Quarters: Autumn
  • General Education Requirements: VLPA, I&S

Covers major developments in the formative, classical, and modern periods of Islamic civilization from seventh century Arabia to the contemporary Muslim world. Looks at the development of Islamic religious thought and legal practice as well as the Muslim polities, cultures, and intellectual traditions of Asia, Africa, Europe, and America. May not be taken for credit if credit earned in NEAR E 210.