Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

HIST 303 - ISLAMIC EMPIRES

Long Title: OTTOMANS, SAFAVIDS, AND MUGHALS: ISLAMIC EMPIRES OF THE EARLY MODERN WORLD
Department: History
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 3
Description: This class explores the cultural, religious, economic and political values and institutions of the premodern empires of the Ottomans, Safavids, and Mughals. Sharing a common Central Asian Turco-Mongol Muslim inheritance, each developed distinctive methods for rule over diverse subject populations, while retaining their common aesthetic, political and social values.