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Spring 2019
Feb 25, 2020
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HIST 364 - Revolutionary Thought in Islam
The course will investigate the revolutionary message of the Qur'an and how it has been interpreted and utilized by a variety of Muslim revolutionaries throughout fourteen and a half centuries. It will cover the model of the Prophet Muhammad as a revolutionary, early Shi`ite and Abbasid revolutions, the jihads of West Africa and the Sudan as well as the modern Islamic movements: Muslim Brotherhood, the Iranian Revolution, Takfir wa Hijra, Islamic Salvation Front, Hamas, Hizbullah, Jihad Islami, Taliban, al-Qaeda and ISIS. 

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Seminar

History Department

Course Attributes:
SFS/IHIS Core, SFS/IPOL Electives, SFS/RCST Middle East, Mean Grade is Calculated

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