Middlebury

ARBC6670

Contemporary Arab Society

Contemporary Arab Society

This course aims at introducing an analysis of the contemporary Arab society to deepen the students’ understanding of the Arab World. Topics include the Arab identity, role and status of women, socio-economic aspects, role of religion, Islamist movements, changes that took place after the Arab spring. The course will feature group discussions, debates, presentations, and reflection papers. Students will also read articles and book chapters as well as watch and discuss documentaries and media coverage of the recent events in Middle East and North Africa
Subject:
Arabic
Department:
Arabic
Division:
Language School
Requirements Fulfilled:
Civ Cul & Soc

Sections

Summer 2017 Language Schools, Mills 6 Week Session

ARBC6670A-L17 Lecture (El-Genidy)

Summer 2012, Mills 6 Week Session

ARBC6670A-L12 Lecture (Youssef)