Capstone Seminar: Imperialism and Islamism
Inquiry into Islam's transnational past and relations of European empires to that past. Development of perspectives on the current conflict between the US and its Islamist opponents to enable critical engagement with debates on the nature of global Islamist politics and on the US as an imperial power. Close reading of case studies and original source material. One course.
CZ, R, SS
Human Rights and Social Movements, Law and Governance
Africa & the Middle East, Asia, Global and Comparative