Academic Catalog 2022–2023

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REL414 Representatives of Islamic Thought

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course critically studies the works of classical and modern representatives of Islamic thought who contributed to the formation of various trends and schools of thought in Muslim societies. It surveys the works of Muslim scholars of various denominations in the Abbasid Age, leading up to the 19th and 20th centuries in the Middle East and North Africa.