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The Modern Middle East

(3 0 cr.) - Session(s): Spring | Course Every Year

This course will address cultural, social and political issues in the Middle East since the late 19th and into the 21st century. Topics covered will include imperialism, nationalism, the creation of modern states, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the Iranian Revolution, the politics of oil, U.S. – Middle East relations, and the emergence of activist Islamic groups.  Also offered as POL-282.

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141 Johnson Hall
(919) 760-8593