2018-2019 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Nov 12, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RELST 144 - Modern Islamic Movements


Credits: 4
A study of modern Islamic movements arising in the 18th and 19th centuries as well as those that have appeared more recently. We examine the various movements’ organizations, ideologies, evolution, and effectiveness. Special attention is paid to how various Islamic movements have attracted wide support and are similar to other social and religious movements. In particular, we study movements that receive significant recent media attention.

Distribution Requirements: IP, SB.