History of the Modern Middle East

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
HIS
Course Number: 
332
General Education Requirements: 
R
W
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.

A study of the development of nationalism in the Middle East in the 19th and 20th centuries which includes a focus on Islam, the breakdown of the Ottoman Empire, European imperialism, the creation of modern nation-states, and twentieth century conflicts. Open to juniors and seniors only.