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Courses - Fall 2021
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GVPT485
Government and Politics of the Middle East
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: GVPT200; and (GVPT282 or GVPT280).
Restriction: Must be in Government & Politics program.
Credit only granted for: GVPT485 or GVPT459E.
Formerly: GVPT459E.
A comparative study of the governmental systems and political processes of Middle Eastern countries, with special emphasis on the problems of nation-building in emergent countries.
This is a Global Classrooms course, developed in partnership with the Office of International Affairs (OIA) to provide virtual opportunities for global engagement. Global Classrooms can range from embedded experiences to immersive, project-based collaboration. Learn more about Global Classrooms: go.umd.edu/gc-umd.