HDS 3594

History of the Middle East, 600-1055

Roy Mottahedeh


A survey of the history of the Near East and North Africa from the rise of Islam in the 7th century to the Turkish ascendance in the mid-11th century. Includes Muhammad and his community, Arab conquests, Umayyads and Abbasids, sectarian movements, minority communities, government and religious institutions, and relations with Byzantium and the Latin West.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: No
Jointly offered as History 1877a

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Tue Thu 1pm-2:30pm
FAS CGIS South Room S001

Relationship to Program Requirements

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