MIDEAST 417 - The First Millennium of the Islamic Near East
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Middle East Studies (MIDEAST)
Department: LSA Near Eastern Studies
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Junior standing.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course covers the history of the Islamic Near/Middle East, from its beginning in the early 600s until the dawn of the modern era. It deals with political, military, administrative, and cultural history, as well as the religion of Islam itself. Its first goal is for you to assimilate the basic information necessary for understanding this rich and complex civilization. The course will also help you to gain an appreciation of problems that scholars have debated over the years.

Course Requirements:

Midterm, final, two papers

Intended Audience:

NES and MENAS majors; Grad students from NES, History, and other relevant departments

MIDEAST 417 - The First Millennium of the Islamic Near East
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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