222025 VO World Religions I: Islam

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222025
VO World Religions I: Islam
VO 1
1,5
weekly
annually
German

Students know about the historical background of Islam and the basics of the Islamic belief system(s). They are able to recognize the importance of theological statements for contemporary Christian-Muslim relations and critically reflect Christian and Islamic theologumena.

The course offers an introduction to Islamic history and theology in its plurality. Themes include inter alia: Muhammad as a prophet, Quran and Sunna, Islamic law/Sharia, selected themes of Islamic theology and philosophy, basics of Christian-Muslim dialogue. One focus will be recent debates about Islam and Muslims in Europe and the compatibility of Islam and the constitutional state.

Lecture, compulsory literature, discussion.

Oral exam.

General information on exams, dates and sign-on at the department:
https://www.uibk.ac.at/systheol/lehre/pruefungen.html.en.

Berger, Lutz, Islamische Theologie. Wien: Facultas, 2010.
Bobzin, Hartmut, Der Koran. Eine Einführung. München: Beck, 72007.
Heine, Susanne, Lohlker, Rüdiger, Potz, Richard (Hg.), Muslime in Österreich. Geschichte, Lebenswelt, Religion. Innsbruck und Wien: Tyrolia, 2012.
Körner, Felix, Kirche im Angesicht des Islam. Theologie im Zeichen des interreligiösen Zeugnisses. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, 2008.
Küng, Hans, Der Islam. Geschichte, Gegenwart, Zukunft. München et al.: Piper, 42010.
Lohlker, Rüdiger, Islam. Eine Ideengeschichte. Wien: Facultas, 2008.
Lohlker, Rüdiger, Islamisches Recht. Wien: Facultas, 2012.
Nagel, Tilman, Geschichte der islamischen Theologie. Von Mohammed bis zur Gegenwart. München: Beck, 1994.
Neuwirth, Angelika, Der Koran als Text der Spätantike. Ein europäischer Zugang. Berlin: Verlag der Weltreligionen, 2010.
Rohe, Mathias, Das islamische Recht. Geschichte und Gegenwart. München: Beck, 2009. 

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03.03.2021
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Date Time Location
Wed 2021-03-03
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-03-10
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-03-17
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-03-24
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-04-14
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-04-21
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-04-28
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Wed 2021-05-05
08.00 - 09.45 eLecture - online eLecture - online