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Islamic Visions of the End


Survey of Muslim perspectives on death, afterlife and the apocalypse. Examines eschatological and messianic movement in Islamic history and contemporary times and the cultural and ethical implications of Islamic eschatological ideas.
Satisfies a major requirement.

Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies Philosophy and Religion distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies Religion and Philosophy distribution requirement.
Satisfies the cultural diversity requirement.
Satisfies Middle Eastern Studies requirement.
Satisfies South Asian Studies requirement.