Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

HIST 436 002 (CRN: 16498)

AMERICA IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Long Title: AMERICA IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Department: History
Instructors:
Makdisi, Ussama
Citino, Nathan J.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 4:50PM W SEW 560 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: (HIST 278 OR HIST 378) OR HIST 281 OR HIST 283 OR HIST 387
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 20
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 6
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 24-OCT-2021 12:10AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
9-DEC-2017  
2:00PM - 5:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: Seminar explores evolution of American involvement in the Middle East from missionary origins in the early 19th century to superpower hegemony in the 20th. Puts into perspective central issues such as the U.S. role in the Arab-Israeli conflict, the question of terrorism, and the U.S. invasion/occupation of Iraq in 2003. Open to juniors and seniors. Open to others only with permission of instructor. (Please note that class rank is determined by year of matriculation, not credits.) Cross-list: HIST 603. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HIST 436 if student has credit for HIST 603.