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2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 337 - Topics in Modern Middle Eastern History

(3 credits)
Historical analysis of the issues and institutions that have shaped the character of the modern Middle East. Investigations into the foundations and development of Islam, Islamic schism, Muslim empires, European colonialism, Arab and Zionist nationalism, creation of Arab nation-states and Israel, the Arab and Israeli conflict, petroleum politics, and international relations. Spring, odd-numbered years.