Lecture Notes

  • Week 1: Introduction: The Wider Middle East, Geography, Problems, and Issues.
  • Week 3: Ottoman Background; Politics, Economics, and Society, 1800-1914.
  • Week 4: Turkey, Paradoxes of Modernization: Modernization and Political Islam.
  • Week 6: Iran: The Islamic Revolution
  • Week 7: State, Society and Reform in Iran
  • Week 8: Islam and the Politics of Resistance in Algeria
  • Week 12: Iraq and the Gulf Crisis of 1990-1991
  • Week 14: Expanding the Middle East, The Caucasus and Central Asia
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