Course Subject
UPADM-GP
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Course Number
253
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Course Credit
2
points

Multi-Faith Leadership in the 21st Century

Course Description

The course utilizes the evolution of Muslim-Jewish relations in NYC since 9-11 as an extended case study in spiritual and religious leadership and public service. How have Jewish and Muslim communities worked together to combat media narratives and inherited stereotypes? What internal battles has each community experienced? What was the impact of global/national events on local reconciliation? The course will highlight the role of joint public service efforts in developing and sustaining leadership.

Prerequisites

None

Semester
Spring