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Instructor: Dr. Yasir Qadhi
This course will introduce students to the classical sources of the seerah literature, its foundational authors and figures, the traditional overview of the life and times of the Prophet (SAW), the reception and development of the Seerah tradition, methods of benefitting from and defending the seerah, and modern issues of contention both within and from outside the tradition of Islam. Watch the class take its course with our professors and TISA students as a digital observer and get an exclusive inside look at the latest in Islamic knowledge.
Islam and Gender in the Contemporary Context
Instructors: Dr. Yasir Qadhi & Dr. Julie Lowe
This course introduces TISA’s students to contemporary controversies regarding gender and sexuality in the Quran and scholarly texts, with particular emphasis on modern Islamic feminism. TISA students have examined common radical reinterpretations of gender and sexuality, as well as the methodology behind them. Throughout the course, TISA Students will explore the overarching theme of the boundary between divine imperatives regarding gender and sexuality and human interpretation. Watch the Course take its course with our professors and TISA students as a digital observer and get an exclusive inside look at the latest in Islamic knowledge.