Bodies, Sexualities, and Medicine in the Medieval Middle East

This course will examine the ways in which medical, religious, cultural, and political discourses and practices interacted in the medieval and early modern Middle East to create and reflect multiple understandings of human bodies and sexualities. Special attention to debates on health, sexuality, and gender and racial identities.

Additional Information

Faculty: Ahmed Ragab
Time: M, W, 11:00am - 12:00pm 
Course website
HISTSCI 108

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2016