NEAREAST 207 - The Land of Israel/Palestine through the Ages
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Near East Studies (NEAREAST)
Department: LSA Middle East Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU, RE
Other:
WorldLit
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

A survey course on the region of the Middle East known as Israel by some and Palestine by others. It outlines the historical events that occurred in that territory from the earliest days of the past to the present, analyzes the various factors (political, economic, cultural, and religious) that shaped its development, and introduces empires and nations that ruled the land as well as the people who inhabited its cities and villages. The course will pay careful attention to matters related to issues of Race and Ethnicity; the volatile story of this land will here serve as a laboratory for examining the interrelation between race, ethnicity, and religion across three millennia.

Course Requirements:

Course requirements include consistent attendance and participation, quizzes, short papers, a midterm and a final.

Intended Audience:

No preliminary background is required.

Class Format:

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NEAREAST 207 - The Land of Israel/Palestine through the Ages
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
24343
Open
14
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
25505
Open
4
 
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
24350
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
24345
Closed
0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
24351
Open
4
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
24352
Open
2
 
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Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
24353
Open
1
 
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Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
24354
Open
3
 
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Th 5:00PM - 6:00PM
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