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NEAR E 231 A: Introduction To The Quran

NEAR E 231 - Introduction to the Qur'an
Summer Term: 
Full-term
Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:10pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
* *
SLN: 
12603
Joint Sections: 
RELIG 212 A
Instructor:
Terri Deyoung
Terri L. DeYoung

Syllabus Description:

Catalog Description: 
A literary, historical, and theological introduction to the Quran. Looks at the historical circumstances of the text's compilation; its collection and redaction; its narrative structure; its rhetorical strategies; its major themes; it connections to and departures from the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament; commentary and exegesis; translation; and its impact on political and religious thought. Offered: jointly with RELIG 212.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 28, 2020 - 12:07pm
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