POLS 667. Islam and Politics. 3 Hours NW AE42/AE51 / S.

This course gives students a basic understanding of Islam and Islamic movements, explores the economic, social, political, and cultural context in which these movements take place, and examines the impact of Islam on politics in select countries. Issues such as compatibility of political Islam and democratic politics, political economy in Muslim societies, fundamentalism in Islam, gender relations, identity politics and questions on clash of civilizations are explored. (Same as GIST 667 and SOC 640.) Prerequisite: A principal course in sociology, POLS 150, or consent of instructor. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Political Science


...1 POLS 630 Politics of Identity POLS 645 Corruption, Crisis and Scandal POLS 667 Islam...

Bachelor of Arts in Global and International Studies


...POLS 151 Introduction to Comparative Politics Honors POLS...of the World GIST 667 Islam and Politics...

Global and International Studies Minor


...POLS 151 Introduction to Comparative Politics Honors POLS...of the World GIST 667 Islam and Politics...

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities


...the Individual or POLS 685 International Law: Laws of Armed Conflicts REL 667 Religious Perspectives...

Minor in Peace and Conflict Studies


...550 Classics of Peace Literature POLS 679 International Conflict REL 667 Religious Perspectives on War...

Bachelor of Science in Education


...SPED 667 Field Experience in Preschool ( SPED 667...POLS 150 Introduction to Comparative Politics 3 POLS...