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Everything you wanted to know about the Middle East but Were Afraid to Ask

Location: 
UW CCE Sonnentag Hall
Cost: 
$59
Contact: 
Office of Continuing Education, 715-261-6294
Dates: 
Mon, Oct 9, 2017, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Description 

Many people who follow current events in the world find themselves wishing to be better informed about the Middle East. If you are one of these people, this course is designed with you in mind. With use of a textbook and weekly reading of 60-80 pages, you’ll further your understanding of Middle East history and culture. Course format will be discussion, not lecture, and it will cover modern history, domestic and international politics, the economy and unemployment, the role of women, the impact of religion, and the Arab-Israeli conflict.