MES 301L MES 301L. Introduction to the Middle East: Adjustment and Change in Modern Times. 3 Hours.
Same as Government 314 (Topic 3) and History 306N (Topic 5). The responses of the societies of the Middle East and North Africa (Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Israel, and the Arab world) to Western cultural and political challenges, primarily since about 1800. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Government 314 (Topic 3), History 306N (Topic 5), Middle Eastern Studies 301L.