Muslim Scripture, Historiography, and Exegesis
- Quarters: Autumn
- General Education Requirements: VLPA, I&S
Examines the origins and development of early and classical Muslim thought. Provides an in-depth survey of the three key genres of early and classical Muslim writing: scripture (Quran), historiography (Maghazi, Sira, and Tabaqat), and exegesis (Tafsir and Ta’wil).