PSC 326 Politics of the Middle East
A survey of the politics of the major nations of the region plus attention to several of the leading issues, including the Israeli-Arab conflict, oil and the Persian Gulf, and the broader question of economic and social development. Counts as an advanced course in Comparative Politics. This course is offered in the spring semester. In 2008 this course will include an immersion trip to Israel over spring break.
Prerequisite: Political Science 122 or consent of the instructor.