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Comparative Politics of the Middle East

GOVT 270
Fall 2019 not offered
Certificates: International Relations, International Relations Minor, Jewish and Israel Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Middle Eastern Studies Minor, Muslim Studies, Muslim Studies Minor

This course provides an overview of the political landscape of the contemporary Middle East and North Africa, focusing on domestic social and political issues. Exploring both the region as a whole and particular case studies, the course examines what accounts for the democratic deficit in the region, how we can understand the Arab Spring, and what challenges and opportunities lie ahead.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS GOVT
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CJST-MN)(GOVT)(GOVT-Comparativ)(MEST-MN)(MUST-MN)

Last Updated on OCT-02-2023
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