POLI 3640
Politics of the Middle East (3,0,0)
Credits: 3
Campus
AR
PHHP
This course is an introduction to the evolution and operation of Middle East political systems and issues. Students explore a number of major themes and issues that are relevant to the politics of the region specifically, and international relations in general. These issues include Islamism, colonialism, politics of oil, gender and democratization.
Prerequisite: Recommended - POLI 1210 and/or POLI 2600