His 385: History of Islam in Africa
This course will explore the history of Islam in Africa from the
seventh century through the twentieth century. The primary
focus will be on West and East Africa. Topics will include
Muslim minorities in non-Muslim societies, Islam and slavery,
women in Muslim societies, Jihad movements in Africa, Muslim
responses to nineteenth century European expansion, Islam and
colonialism and Islam and post-colonial developments.
- Lecture: Lecture for His 385
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