Islam in Asia

SES 370S

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. 

Explore the culture and customs of these countries: 
China, Russian Federation
Explore these religions: 
Islam
Faculty: 

Mustafa Tuna

Crosslisting Numbers: 
HISTORY 209S, RELIGION 378S, RUSSIAN 370S, ICS 370S
Areas of Knowledge: 
CZ, SS
Modes of Inquiry: 
CCI
Film, Visual & Performing Arts?
No
Literature in Translation?
No