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Mystical Traditions in Islam
HIST 337
Fall 2008 not offered
Crosslisting: RELI 355

Muslim scholars in the 20th century often condemn the mystical traditions of Sufism as being un-Islamic. But for almost a thousand years, mysticism provided an alternative voice to Muslim believers. This course will explore the origins and development of Sufism and its extraordinary impact on the cultural life of Muslims in art, music, poetry, and philosophy.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CMES)(HIST-MN)(HIST)(RELI-MN)(RELI)(SISP-Reli Conc)

Last Updated on MAR-24-2019
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