MEDVL 3530

MEDVL 3530

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

This course examines the cultural and historical interaction of Muslims and Jews from the emergence of Islam in the seventh century through the classical age of Islam down to the turn of the thirteenth century.   The intersection of the two cultures (scriptural, spiritual, intellectual, literary, communal, and interpersonal) and members of their respective religious communities will be studied through readings of primary texts (in translation).  The course will conclude with some brief reflections on historical memory and the modern and contemporary significance of the two religious communities' interactions during the classical age of Islam.

When Offered Fall.

Breadth Requirement (GHB)
Distribution Category (HA-AS, HST-AS)
Course Attribute (CU-ITL)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: JWST 3530NES 3530RELST 3530

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17951 MEDVL 3530   SEM 101

    • W White Hall 104
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Brann, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person