NMC381H1: Modern Islamic Thought

Hours

24L

Survey of major intellectual trends in the Islamic tradition, particularly those identified with Middle Eastern Muslim thinkers, from the early 19th century to the present. Topics include reformism, modernism, hermeneutics, feminism, Islamism, and liberal and progressive trends in contemporary Muslim thought. Readings in English translation.

Prerequisite
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)