Islam in Asia


Focus on the northern tier of Muslim-inhabited lands. The early spread of Islam among continental Asia's non-Arab peoples. The evolution of Muslim religious and cultural institutions under Mongol, Central Asian, Russian and Chinese empires. Asian Muslim encounters with European modernity and experience of Muslims under and after Soviet/Chinese socialist regimes.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • CZ
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • HISTORY 209S
  • ICS 370S
  • RUSSIAN 370S
  • SES 370S
Typically Offered