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The Middle East from Muhammad to the Nineteenth Century


About the Course:

Introduces students to the history of the Middle East from the rise of Islam until the nineteenth-century Ottoman reforms known as the Tanzimat. Subjects covered include the early caliphates, the influence of Turkic and Mongolian peoples on the region, the Crusades and jihad, the Ottoman and Safavid dynasties, and the interactions between people of different cultural and religious backgrounds in the region. 


No pre-requisites have been entered for this course.


View the course’s Canvas page or the instructor’s page for documents: Adam Sabra   

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