MARY AFST 515: Introduction to Islam in East Africa
This course will introduce the study of Islam in East Africa in its
historical and doctrinal aspects. Islam as a lived religion in Africa
will be discussed in the various ways through which it has interacted
with its African believer. Areas to be covered include Introduction to
Islam, fundamental beliefs of Islam, Moral categories of Islam, Sources
of Islamic Law, Islam in Kenya and in the World.