HDS 2167

Women, Spirituality, and Peace

Zilka Spahic Siljak


This course looks at examples of the spiritual leadership of Muslim women throughout history. Its aim is to demonstrate that while women in Islamic tradition have played significant spiritual roles, they have systematically been excluded and relegated from the mainstream of religious thought and practice.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes


0.50 credits
Spring 2013
Mon 12pm-2pm
Andover Hall Room 118

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Islamic Studies
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Islam
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None