Islam & Mid. East Since 1453
This course is an introduction to the major institutions that evolved under the aegis of what we might call Islamic civilization since the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople in 1453. The principal geographic areas covered are the Middle East and North Africa. Major topics include the rise of the Ottoman and Safavid Empires, Western intervention and colonialism, nationalism and state formation, and the challenges of and responses to modernization. Pre-1800. 2 hrs. lect., 1 hr. disc.
- Fall 2013
- Warner Hall 203(WNS 203)
- 1:55pm-2:45pm on Thursday (Sep 9, 2013 to Dec 6, 2013)
- Febe Armanios
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