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Fine Arts

ARTH 1176 Jerusalem

ARTH 2203 Great Cities of the Islamic Lands

ARTH 2213 Introduction to Islamic Architecture

ARTH 2214 The Art of the Silk Road

ARTH 2226 Islamic Spain/al-Andalus: Word, Monument, & Image

ARTH 2234 Mosques, Minarets, & Madrasas

ARTH 2235 The Arts of Persia

ARTH 2276 Islamic Art

ARTH 2280 Masterpieces of Islamic Art

ARTH 3350 The Art of the Object/Islamic Art

ARTH 4409 The Art of the Islamic Book

ARTH 4410 Orientalism

ARTH 4412 Cairo: City of 1001 Nights

FILM 3314 Cinema of the Greater Middle East

FILM 3386 Conflict Resolution Films

FILM TBD Film and Genocide  


History

HIST 2207 Islamic Civilization in the Middle East

HIST 3315 Islam in South Asia

HIST 3334 Islamic Spain/al-Andalus: Word, Monument, & Image

HIST 3353 Africa, Islam, & Europe

HIST 4122 Odysseys in Western & Islamic Traditions

HIST 4131 Rise & Fall of the Ottoman Empire

HIST 4132 Nationalism and the Middle East

HIST 4133 Middle East Nationalisms Compared: Arab, Turkish, Jewish

HIST 4135 History & Historiography of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

HIST 4140 Middle East in the Twentieth Century

HIST 4150 Modern Iran

HIST 4497 Terror & the American Century

HIST 6667 Jews & Islamic Civilization


Islamic Civilization and Societies

ICSP 1199 Islamic Civilization

ICSP 1224 Turkey at the Crossroads: Politics, Religion and the State

ICSP 2225 Exploring the Religious Worlds of Istanbul & Anatolia

ICSP 2226 Inside the Kingdom: Conversations with Saudi Women

ICSP 2250 Conversion, Islam, and Politics

ICSP 2309 Music and Culture in the Middle East

ICSP 2475 Kuwait: Politics & Oil in the Gulf 

ICSP 2615 Islam & Liberal Democracy

ICSP 2638 Islamic Political Philosophy

ICSP 3310 Women and Gender in Islam

ICSP 3328 Islam in the Iberian Peninsula

ICSP 4941 ICS Senior Seminar

ICSP 4952 ICS Senior Thesis  


Music

MUSA 2308 Music in the Medieval Islamic World

MUSA 2309 Music & Culture in the Middle East

MUSP 1660 Middle Eastern Ensemble 


Philosophy

PHIL 4407 Medieval Philosophy


Political Science

POLI 2363 Muslims in U.S. Society & Politics

POLI 2403 Rise & Rule of Islamic States

POLI 2414 Politics & Society in Central Eurasia

POLI 2475/INTL 2475 Kuwait: Politics & Oil in the Gulf

POLI 2502 U.S-Iran Relations since World War II

POLI 2528 International Relations of the Middle East

POLI 2615 Islam & Liberal Democracy

POLI 2638 Islamic Political Philosophy

POLI 3444 Intellectuals & Politics in the Middle East

POLI 3527 Terrorism & Political Violence

POLI 4404 Anatomy of Dictatorship  

POLI 4449 Domestic Politics in Postwar Europe

POLI 4450 France & the Muslim World

POLI 4690 The Political Philosophy of Alfarabi

POLI 7700 Muslims & American Institutions

POLI 7806 Political Cultures of the Middle East

POLI 7812 State-Church Relations in Modern Europe

POLI 7813 Islam in Europe


Romance Languages and Literatures

RLRL 2299 Harmony & Dissonance: Christians, Jews, & Muslims in Medieval Spain

FREN 3360 Literature & Culture Francophones

SPAN 6611 Epocas I: Medieval Spain, Crossroads of the World


Slavic & Eastern Languages and Literatures

NELC 1211 & NELC 1212 Modern Hebrew I & II

NELC 1251 Biblical Hebrew

NELC 1431 & NELC 1432 Turkish for Scholars I & II

NELC 2061 Language Memory and Identity in the Middle East

NELC 2062 States and Minorities in the Middle East

NELC 2063 Near Eastern Civilizations

NELC 2161 Modern Middle Eastern and Arabic Literature  

NELC 2331 Advanced Readings in Persian Texts

NELC 3162 Business Arabic

NELC 4114 Al-Lahja Ash-Shaamiyyah; Levantine Vernacular (by arrangement)

NELC 4121 & NELC 4122 Advanced Arabic I & II

NELC 4190 Advanced Tutorial Arabic

SLAV 2062/EN 2252 Exile & Literature

SLAV 2065 Society/National Identity in the Balkans

SLAV 2066 Conversion, Islam, & Politics in the Balkans

SLAV 2067 Gender & War in Eastern Europe

SLAV 2069 Literature of the Other Europe in Translation

SLAV 2071 War & Peace in Yugoslavia

LING 3359 The Structure of Biblical Hebrew


Sociology

SOCY 1150 States & Minorities in the Middle East

SOCY 2280 Society and National Identity in the Balkans

SOCY 3367 Human Rights & Social Justice in Israel & Palestine


Theology

THEO 1161/1162 Religious Quest: Comparative Perspectives

THEO 1224 Turkey at the Crossroads: Politics, Religion and the State

THEO 1225 Exploring the Religious Worlds of Istanbul & Anatolia

THEO 3116 Medieval Religions & Thought

THEO 3325 Lebanon: Focal Point of a Crisis

THEO 5351 Faith Elements in Conflict

THEO 5352 Israelis & Palestinians

THEO 5441 Ibn ‘Arabi & the Islamic Humanities: Islamic Philosophy & Theology

THEO 5500 Women and Gender in Islam

THEO 5544 Prophetic Tradition & Inspiration: Exploring the Hadith

THEO 5554 Encountering the Qur'an: Contexts & Approaches

THEO 5557 Introduction to Islamic Philosophical Traditions

THEO 5566 Mystical Poetry in the Islamic Humanities

THEO 5576 Pathways to God: Islamic Theologies in Context

THEO 5582 Biblical Hebrew

THEO 5592 Conflict Resolution Films

THEO TBD Film and Genocide