2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Dec 06, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POL332: Contemporary Middle East

3 Credit(s)
Fulfills Core Requirement in Social Sciences
Civil war in Syria, Saudi oil, Islamist terrorism, the Iranian nuclear program, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict–these and many other aspects of Middle Eastern politics make it essential for  Americans to understand this region.  This course traces the history of the region from the time of Muhammad to the present, then focuses on key countries and contemporary issues. Cross-listed with HIS332 .
Theme: Building Global Awareness