GOVT 632: Politics and Societies of the Middle East

GOVT 632-002: Politics/Societies Middle East
(Spring 2023)

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

Credits: 3

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.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Junior Plus, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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