Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019


FSEM 144 001 (CRN: 25991)


Department: Humanities Division
Instructor: Makdisi, Ussama
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR HUM 327 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Must have matriculated during one of the following Academic Year(s):
Fall 2018 - Spring 2019
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 15
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 29-NOV-2021 12:32AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
9:00AM - 12:00PM R HUM 327
Description: Seminar traces the history and politics of the Arab-Israeli conflict, delving into both Palestinian and Israeli understandings of the past and present using books, documentaries, and films. The course seeks to understand how and at what costs Israeli and Palestinian nationalisms have been constructed and analyzes U.S. involvement in the conflict. This course is limited to first-year students only; any others will be removed from this course. Cross-list: HIST 144.