Engaging

Recent Revolutions in the Islamic World

School: 
College of Arts & Sciences
CLAS Course: 
Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages & Cultures
Course #: 
MESA 2700
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Scott Harrop
Credits: 
3
Days of the Week: 
MTWRF
Notes: 
This introductory course surveys recent revolutionary movements sweeping across the Islamic World, from North Africa, the Middle East into Asia, including the “Arab Spring.” Key course questions include: Why rebel? Why now? What for? How? Are they spreading, failing, or being ‘hijacked?’ What roles have external actors played? What would Jefferson think?
Session: 
Session III
Course Dates: 
July 10 to August 4
Course Times: 
10:30 am to 12:45 pm