Oct 16, 2021  
2010-2011 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2010-2011 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 4785 - Crusade and Jihad: Religious Violence in the Islamo-Christian Tradition.


(3-0-3) On Demand. This course is designed to juxtapose the medieval understanding of violence and war in both the Western Christian and Islamic traditions with modern understandings of those same phenomena. This course traces the intellectual developments of these concepts during the Middle Ages, and it explores how medieval conceptions of violence are reinterpreted and redeployed in the nineteenth through twenty-first centuries. Course may not be repeated. WI, NUS

Credits: 3