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Ethnicity, Religion, and Class in the Middle East and the Balkans

HIST 311
Spring 2018 not offered
Crosslisting: RELI 311
Certificates: International Relations, Middle Eastern Studies
Course Cluster: Christianity Studies

The dissolution of empires, Ottoman and Soviet, produced dramatic changes in the economic and social structure of the Middle East and the Balkans, leading to the emergence of new, competing social identities. This course will examine issues of nationalism vs. religious identities; class struggle vs. anti-Western struggle; and the changing role of the minorities, both religious and ethnic, in the larger society in the 19th- and 20th-century Middle East and Balkans.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CGST-MN)(HIST-MN)(HIST)

Last Updated on FEB-29-2024
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