POLĀ SCIĀ 3500 The Politics of the Middle East: International and National Dynamics: 3 semester hours

Prerequisite: POL SCI 1100, POL SCI 1500 or consent of instructor. Survey of political movements, governments, and international conflicts in the Middle East. Islam, nationalism, ideologies and economic systems will be studied. The effect of oil and the military will also be considered. Course fulfils the non-Euro-American requirement.