Arab 416: Language and Conflict in the Middle East
This course examines the roots of organizations such as al-Qaida and the
Muslim Brotherhood through the writings of Hassan Al-Banna, Sayyid Qutb
and the communiques by Ibn Laden. It surveys the current state of
affairs in the Middle East with a focus on sectarianism and the role
political Islam is playing in shaping East-West relations.
- Lecture: Lecture for Arab 416
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