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HLS-261 History of the Middle East

Gain an analytical framework to examine the history of the Middle East region, focusing on the following areas: the pre-Islamic era; the rise and expansion of Islam; medieval Muslim society and culture; the rise, decline, and collapse of the Ottoman Empire; the impact of the West on politics and society; the rise of nationalism; the Arab-Israeli conflict and peace process; and modern revolutionary movements and the resurgence of Islam. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101/ENG 101A. Note: Credit will not be given for HLS 261 and also HIS 261.

Term: Fall 2021

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 001

Ways to take the class: Online Sync

Days: TTH

Time: 12:00PM to 1:30PM

Start Date: 09/13/2021

End Date: 12/19/2021

Location: Online

Room: OL Building:
Online Synchronous

Instructor: TBA

Class Size: 25

General Education Requirement: Diversity Requirement

Section Info: Attendance in online class sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12-1:30 p.m. is mandatory for this section.