Government and Politics in the Middle East

POL 2520 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Discusses political change, economic growth, and social adaptation in selected countries. The politics of the Middle East play an important role in the international political arena. Examines the emergence of the Middle East from subjection to self-assertion and focuses on topics such as Muslim fundamentalism, inter-Arab rivalries, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and the relations with the West.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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