Islamic Studies

Below are syllabi for the courses previously taught and the ones I’m currently teaching. Complementing Islamic Studies, Davidson also offers Arab Studies, see programs here.

Currently Teaching

Spring 2024 REL 432 In God’s Country

Islamic Ethics

Previously Taught

The End/ Islamic Eschatology

Nostalgic Islam

Introduction to Islam REL 272

Sunni & Shi'ite Islam REL 276

Empires & Cities/ Islamic City REL 278

Nature & Ecology in Islam REL 279

Fall 2019 REL 177 What is a Good Life?

Spring 2017 REL 165 Muslim-Americans (co-taught with Prof. Anne Wills)

Fall 2013 REL 476 Literary Classics of the Muslim World