HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Fall 2021, Section 009 - Islam and the West
Instruction Mode: Section 009 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May be elected five times for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course examines Western and Christian views of Islam from the seventh century to the present. We will trace the earliest reactions of Christians to the emergence of Islam from the Arabian Peninsula as well as modern reflections. We will read the words of medieval monks and American presidents in order to ask why particular ways of thinking about and with Islam have endured for long. In addition to a historical introduction, this course also offers the opportunity for you to learn how to use historical sources and think critically about how history has been written.

Course Requirements:

Midterm, film review, and final creative project.

Schedule

HISTORY 328 - Humanities Topics in History
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
19399
Open
5
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 1:00PM
002 (LEC)
 In Person
24632
Open
1
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (REC)
 In Person
27725
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (LEC)
 In Person
27818
Open
2
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
006 (LEC)
 In Person
32435
Open
5
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
007 (LEC)
 In Person
32436
Open
14
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
008 (LEC)
 In Person
32615
Open
11
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
009 (SEM)
 In Person
39112
Open
3
 
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M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: This course will be entitled "Islam and the West." Please see HISTORY 399 for a description.

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