2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
HNR 210 - Islamic Middle East I: Philosophy and Art
Course examines the historical and literary context from the pre-Islamic period through the Ottoman era. It begins with a background of history, religions, and literature before the birth of Muhammad, then focuses on the impact of Islam in Arabia and, later, on the Middle East and beyond. Fulfills Historical Perspectives and Philosophy and Literature requirements. Offered fall semester. Corequisites: HNR 209 and HNR 210 must be taken concurrently.