Course Description

Middle Eastern History

HIME 4501

Seminar in Middle East History

"Mandates, States, and Revolution in the Modern Middle East"
Fall 2015

This course will be offered by Harrison Guthorn, who will be joining us in the fall.

This research seminar will explore the development of the Mandate System in the wake of World War I and the changing nature of these states after WWII. Throughout the 20th century war, revolution, and domestic and regional intellectual and social movements sharply affected the evolution of states in the region.

Corcoran Department of History
University of Virginia
Nau Hall - South Lawn
Charlottesville, VA 22904


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M-F 8am to 4:30pm
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