GOVT 632: Politics and Societies of the Middle East
GOVT 632-002: Politics/Societies Middle East
04:30 PM to 07:10 PM W
Horizon Hall - Hybrid
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Section Information for Spring 2023
GOVT 632 002 is a hybrid section that meets in person and online synchronously.
Course Information from the University Catalog
Studies the Middle East in comparative perspective, using social scientific categories of analysis. Topics include: regime types, their basis and causes; influential political trends such as Arab nationalism, Ba'athism, and political Islam; the role of kinship, religion, and tribe in opposition and regime politics; the regional oil economy and economic crisis; democratic liberalization; and the growth of civil society.May not be repeated for credit.
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