HIST 325 History of Islam in Europe
Content: The history of Islam in Europe from the medieval period to the present, focusing on various encounters between European Christians and Muslims. The crusades, Christian and Muslim presence in Iberia, Ottoman conquest in southeastern Europe, European colonial conquest, the role of Islam in post-1945 decolonization, and questions about Muslim immigration and European identity.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Every third year, spring semester.
Semester credits: 4.