HIST011 PO - Medieval Mediterranean

When Offered: Each spring.
Instructor(s): K. Wolf
Credit: 1

This course offers a broad history of the greater Mediterranean world from the first to the fourteenth centuries with particular attention to 1) the competition between its Greek, Latin, and Arabic sectors for hegemony in the region, and 2) the interplay between the Abrahamic and Socratic legacies that shaped the writings of the Jews, Christians, and Muslims who inhabited the region. The primary sources that make up the readings for this course have been selected with these two overarching themes in mind. Letter grade only.
Satisfies the following General Education Requirement(s), subject to conditions explained in the Degree Requirements section of this Catalog:
Area 3

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