ACABS 100 - Peoples of the Middle East
Section: 001 Issues in Race & Ethnicity
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Ancient Civilizations and Biblical Studies (ACABS)
Department: LSA Near Eastern Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
RE, HU
Other:
WorldLit
Other Course Info:
Taught in English.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:

This course will survey Middle Eastern political, social, and cultural history from Sumer (3000 BC) to Khomeini's Iran (1979-89). The lectures, readings, and visuals (web, movies, slides) are all geared towards providing the student with a sense of the nature of authority, political and cultural styles, the fabric of society, attitudes and behaviors, heroes and villains, that are and were part of the heritage of those peoples who lived in the lands between the Nile and Oxus rivers, generally referred to as the Middle East.

Course Requirements:

Throughout the academic term you will have two quizzes, a midterm, and a cumulative final exam. A one-page synopsis of your readings will be due weekly for your discussion section.

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ACABS 100 - Peoples of the Middle East
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
10795
Open
21
 
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MWF 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: STUDENTS ARE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LECTURE WHEN THEY ELECT A DISCUSSION. DIS SECTIONS WILL NOT MEET BEFORE THE FIRST LEC.
002 (DIS)
P
10796
Open
6
 
-
Tu 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
10797
Open
4
 
-
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
10798
Open
5
 
-
Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
17356
Open
3
 
-
F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (DIS)
P
17527
Open
3
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
17528
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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