Revolution: The Arab World

AMES 629

Revolution in the Middle East and the Arab world; focus on Tunis, Syria, and Egypt: revolution in theory and practice; histories of revolution in the region; religion and revolution; media, social media, and social change; the poetics of politics; women's political action. Graduate level includes readings and research in Arabic, or any other primary source readings in original language of graduate students' area of specialty; more extensive theoretical readings; a substantive research paper; regular group meetings with instructors to discuss extra readings.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • ALP
  • CZ
Typically Offered