Modern Middle East (HIST*3830) | College of Arts

Modern Middle East (HIST*3830)

Code and section: HIST*3830*01

Term: Winter 2015

Instructor: R. Worringer


This course explores struggles for national independence in the region after 1919, the impact of the developing oil industry, the creation of Israel and the resulting Arab-Israeli conflict, the rise of American influence, the divisiveness of Cold War politics, and the role of women in contemporary Islamic societies.


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