HISTORY 241 - America and Middle Eastern Wars
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course treats the impact and experience of warfare on the Middle East in the last third of the 20th Century and into the 21st. We will examine how the Cold War, Afghanistan, the Gulf War, the Iraq War, and the War on Terror have shaped the modern Middle East. We will consider political and social history as well as the military aspect. We will also look at the causes for Washington's policy-making toward the region. Grading is based upon class participation and attendance (mandatory) and on examinations.

Intended Audience:

Students who want a better understanding of the modern American role in the Middle East, and of Middle Eastern societies.

Schedule

HISTORY 241 - America and Middle Eastern Wars
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
29355
Open
7
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (DIS)
 In Person
29356
Open
2
 
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M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
 In Person
29357
Open
2
 
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M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
004 (DIS)
 In Person
29358
Open
1
 
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M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (DIS)
 In Person
29359
Open
2
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
006 (DIS)
 In Person
29360
Closed
0
 
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Tu 12:00PM - 1:00PM

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