HISTORY 241 - America and Middle Eastern Wars
Section: 001
Term: FA 2008
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course treats the impact and experience of warfare on the Twentieth Century Middle East. It examines the impact of the World Wars, the Cold War, the Arab-Israeli Wars, Afghanistan, the Gulf Wars, and the War on Terror on the shaping of the 20th-century Middle East. Grading is based upon a midterm and a final.

Texts: (Available at Shaman Drum Books and at the Undergrad. Library Reserve Reading Rm. Course pack is at Dollar Bill.

  • Larry Goodson. Afghanistan's Endless War. (U of Washington Press, 2001).
  • Michael Gordon and Bernard Trainor. The Generals' War. (Little, Brown, 1998.)
  • Steven Heydemann, ed., War, Institutions and Social Change in the Middle East (University of California Press, 2000).
  • John Miller and Michael Stone. The Cell. (New York: Hyperion, 2002).
  • Beverly Milton-Edwards and Peter Hinchcliffe. Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945. (London: Routledge, 2001).
  • Bob Woodward. Bush at War. (New York: Simon and Shuster, 2002).

HISTORY 241 - America and Middle Eastern Wars
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
24984
Open
23
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
24985
Open
2
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
24986
Closed
0
 
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W 2:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
24987
Open
8
 
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W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
24988
Closed
0
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
24989
Open
4
 
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W 11:00AM - 12:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
24990
Open
5
 
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W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
24991
Open
3
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
010 (DIS)
P
24992
Open
1
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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