Christian Muslim Relations in the Middle Ages

HIST 1970N S01 [CRN: 16026]

This course will examine Christian-Muslim relations during the eleventh through fifteenth centuries. It takes a broad definition of Christianity and includes the experiences of the Roman, Byzantine and Eastern churches. As a result, students will examine Christian-Muslim relations in a number of locations throughout the Mediterranean and Near East, ranging from Spain, the Levant, and Persia. Comparative views on sacred land, political and religious views, philosophy, polemics, learning and scientific understanding will be examined, with particular reference to primary texts in translation. WRIT, LILE, DPLL P
Term
Fall 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
20
Course Attributes
Primary Instructor
Meetings
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm Tue - from Sep 3, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Exam Group Code
18 (Dec 12, 2014 9:00am)