ASIA 181 - Modern Muslim Societies

Description
This course surveys important developments in modern Muslim societies since the 16th century and up to the present. Topics covered include Muslim experiences with colonialism and nationalism, modernist reform movements, fundamentalism, women's activism and changes in Qur'an interpretation, Islamic law, and religious practice. Students may not receive credit for both RELI 181/ASIA 181 and ASIA 139/HIST 139.
Credits
3
Attributes
HS BN
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2018, Spring 2016
Offered
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Avg. Class Size
40
Avg. Sections
1