Middle East Politics

People and Society

Middle East Politics

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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    People and Society
  • Responsible Academic Unit

    Contact Info
    • Name: Ira Sheskin
    • Email: isheskin@miami.edu
    • Phone: 305-284-6693
    • Location: Room 115A, 1300 Campo Sano
  • Recommended for
    All student.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 1

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The Middle East is one of the world's most important regions and receives a significant amount of attention on the world stage. This cognate is designed to give students background in the history, geography, and politics of the Middle East that will facilitate an understanding of current issues.

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