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Middle East and Central Asia (MECA) Courses

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Title Instructor(s) Quarter Day, Time, Location
HISTORY 182C
Making of the Islamic World, 600-1500
Prakash, A. 2017-2018 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
12:00pm - 1:20pm
200-305
IPS 237
Religion and Politics: A Threat to Democracy? (JEWISHST 237)
Carmon, A. 2017-2018 Autumn
Tuesday
4:30pm - 6:20pm
110-114
POLISCI 118P
U.S. Relations in Iran
Milani, A., Fabrizio, A. 2017-2018 Autumn
Wednesday
2:30pm - 5:20pm
380-380D
POLISCI 149T
Middle Eastern Politics
Alrababa'h, A., Blaydes, L. 2017-2018 Autumn
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
200-303
HISTORY 181B
Formation of the Contemporary Middle East
Beinin, J. 2017-2018 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
12:00pm - 1:20pm
200-034
HISTORY 185B
Jews in the Contemporary World: Faith and Ethnicity, Vulnerability and Visibility (CSRE 185B, HISTORY 385C, JEWISHST 185B, REES 185B)
Zipperstein, S. 2017-2018 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Econ 140
HISTORY 224A
The Soviet Civilization (HISTORY 424A, REES 224A)
2017-2018 Winter
Thursday
1:30pm - 4:20pm
90-92Q
HISTORY 283
Middle East Oil and Global Economy (HISTORY 383)
Beinin, J. 2017-2018 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
4:30pm - 5:50pm
200-217
JEWISHST 185B
Jews in the Contemporary World: Faith and Ethnicity, Vulnerability and Visibility (CSRE 185B, HISTORY 185B, HISTORY 385C, REES 185B)
Zipperstein, S. 2017-2018 Winter
Tuesday Thursday
1:30pm - 2:50pm
Econ 140
POLISCI 245R
Politics in Modern Iran
Milani, A. 2017-2018 Winter
Wednesday
2:30pm - 5:20pm
School of Education 313
HISTORY 281B
Modern Egypt (HISTORY 381B)
Prakash, A. 2017-2018 Spring
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am - 11:50am
320-106
OSPPARIS 45
Comparative Politics in the Contemporary Arab World
2017-2018 Spring
POLISCI 149S
Islam, Iran, and the West
Milani, A. 2017-2018 Spring
Wednesday
2:30pm - 5:20pm
School of Education 128

Not Currently Offered Courses

Course Title Instructor Day, Time, Location
ANTHRO 132B
Islam Law in Muslim and Non-Muslim Societies
ANTHRO 149A
Cities and Citizens in the Middle East (URBANST 144)
ANTHRO 150A
Minaret and Mahallah: Women and Islam in Central Asia (FEMGEN 150A, REES 250A)
ANTHRO 181A
Gender in the Middle East: Iran, Turkey, and Egypt (FEMGEN 181A)
ANTHRO 49
Violence and Belonging in the Middle East
ARTHIST 205
Cairo and Istanbul: Urban Space, Memory, Protest
ARTHIST 208C
Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (ARTHIST 408C, CLASSICS 175, MUSIC 208C, MUSIC 408C, REES 208C, REES 408C, RELIGST 208C, RELIGST 308C)
CLASSICS 175
Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (ARTHIST 208C, ARTHIST 408C, MUSIC 208C, MUSIC 408C, REES 208C, REES 408C, RELIGST 208C, RELIGST 308C)
COMPLIT 146A
The Arab Spring in Arabic Literature (COMPLIT 347)
HISTORY 182C
Making of the Islamic World, 600-1500
HISTORY 184
Zionism and the State of Israel (CSRE 184C, JEWISHST 184, REES 184)
HISTORY 283
The New Global Economy, Oil and Origins of the Arab Spring (HISTORY 383)
HISTORY 284F
Empires, Markets and Networks: Early Modern Islamic World and Beyond, 1500-1800 (HISTORY 384F)
INTNLREL 151
Decoding the Arab Spring and the Future of the MIddle East
INTNLREL 157
The Political Economy of the Arab Revolutions
INTNLREL 163
Introduction to Israeli Politics (JEWISHST 279P, POLISCI 249P)
JEWISHST 271C
Campaigns and Elections in Israel (POLISCI 241C)
JEWISHST 279P
Introduction to Israeli Politics (INTNLREL 163, POLISCI 249P)
MUSIC 208C
Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (ARTHIST 208C, ARTHIST 408C, CLASSICS 175, MUSIC 408C, REES 208C, REES 408C, RELIGST 208C, RELIGST 308C)
POLISCI 149T
Middle Eastern Politics
POLISCI 212X
Civil War and International Politics: Syria in Context (POLISCI 212C)
POLISCI 241C
Campaigns and Elections in Israel (JEWISHST 271C)
POLISCI 249P
Introduction to Israeli Politics (INTNLREL 163, JEWISHST 279P)
REES 208C
Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (ARTHIST 208C, ARTHIST 408C, CLASSICS 175, MUSIC 208C, MUSIC 408C, REES 408C, RELIGST 208C, RELIGST 308C)
REES 250A
Minaret and Mahallah: Women and Islam in Central Asia (ANTHRO 150A, FEMGEN 150A)
RELIGST 208C
Architecture, Acoustics and Ritual in Byzantium (ARTHIST 208C, ARTHIST 408C, CLASSICS 175, MUSIC 208C, MUSIC 408C, REES 208C, REES 408C, RELIGST 308C)
RELIGST 61S
Islamic Encounters