Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2017

     

MDEM 364 001 (CRN: 24108)

CENTRAL ASIAN CONQUEST EMPIRES

Long Title: CENTRAL ASIAN CONQUEST EMPIRES
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Balabanlilar, Lisa A.
Meeting: 7:00PM - 8:15PM MW HUM 328 (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 8:11PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Course examines the rise of Chingis Khan and Mongol Steppe society (religion, role of women, cultural exchange, strategies of violence, imperial ideologies) as well as successor empires: Yuan, Golden Horde, IIkhanid and eventually that ruled by Timur/Taerlane, who reproduced Mongol imperial power in Central Asia and India. Cross-list: HIST 364.