HJCS 100 - Peoples of the Middle East
Section: 001 Issues in Race & Ethnicity
Term: FA 2014
Subject: Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies (HJCS)
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:
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An introductory course on the diversity of peoples, cultures, economies, and politics of the Middle East. Topics include religion (Judaism, Islam, Christianity), cities and nomads, women in the Middle East, economic change, social and political systems, and the world's first civilizations of Mesopotamia and Egypt.

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HJCS 100 - Peoples of the Middle East
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11712
Open
25
 
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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
11713
Closed
0
 
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Tu 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
11714
Open
7
 
-
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
11715
Open
4
 
-
Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
17069
Open
10
 
-
F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (DIS)
P
17231
Open
4
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
17234
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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Coursepack Location:
CTOOLS
ISBN: 1405149116
A history of the Ancient Near East : ca. 3000-323 BC, Author: Marc Van De Mieroop., Publisher: Blackwell publ. 2nd ed. 2007
Required
ISBN: 9780521779333
A history of Islamic societies, Author: Ira M. Lapidus., Publisher: Cambridge Univ. Press 2. ed., 1. 2002
Required
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