Islam in Central Eurasia

RUSSIAN370

History of Central Eurasian Muslims. Focus on diversity and cultural vivacity. Examines early appearance of Islam in the region, the evolution of Muslim religious and cultural institutions under governance of Chingissid, Timurid, Russian and Chinese empires, the encounter of Central Eurasian Muslims with European modernity and their experience during Soviet and Chinese socialist experiments. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

SES370 HISTORY209
HISTORY209
RELIGION378
ICS370
Islamic Studies

Curriculum Codes: 

SS
CZ
CCI