ASCM UN2008 Contemporary Islamic Civilization. 4 points.

CC/GS/SEAS: Partial Fulfillment of Global Core Requirement

Lecture and recitation. No previous study of Islam is required. The contemporary Islamic world studied through freshly translated texts; recorded interviews with religious, political, and intellectual leaders; and films highlighting the main artistic and cultural currents. Topics include religion and society, religion and politics, issues of development, theories of government, gender issues, East-West confrontation, theatre, arts, films, poetry, music, and the short novel.

Spring 2020: ASCM UN2008
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
ASCM 2008 001/16363 T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm
Room TBA
Matthew Keegan 4 57/90

Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies

Columbia College

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/columbia-college/departments-instruction/middle-eastern-south-asian-african-studies/

...East would take ASCM UN2003 Introduction to Islamic Civilization or ASCM UN2008 Contemporary Islamic Civilization...

African Studies

General Studies

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/general-studies/majors-concentrations/african-studies/

...East would take ASCM UN2003 Introduction to Islamic Civilization or ASCM UN2008 Contemporary Islamic Civilization...

Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies

General Studies

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/general-studies/majors-concentrations/middle-eastern-south-asian-african-studies/

...East would take ASCM UN2003 Introduction to Islamic Civilization or ASCM UN2008 Contemporary Islamic Civilization...

Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures

Barnard College

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/barnard-college/courses-instruction/asian-middle-eastern-cultures/

...Middle East: ASCM UN2003 Introduction to Islamic Civilization Asian Civilizations-Middle East: ASCM UN2008 Contemporary...