Aas 394: History of Islam in Africa
This course explores the history of Islam in Africa from the seventh
century through the 20th century. The primary focus is on West and East
Africa. Topics include Muslim minorities in non-Muslim societies, Islam
and slavery, women in Muslim societies, Jihad movements in Africa,
Muslim responses to the 19th-century European expansion, Islam and
colonialism and Islam and post-colonial developments.
- Pre-Requisite: 24 Earned Hours
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