|Select the Course Number to get further detail on the course. Select the desired Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.|
|ECON 1292 - Economic History of the Middle East|
Provides an historical account of the economies of the Middle East from the sixth century C.E. to the present. Conceives of the area between the Nile and Oxus as forming the core of the Middle East; besides the core, the region includes Turkey and North Africa. Identifies the major economic and demographic trends in the region, or segments of the region, to examine the ecological bases of the economies and the connection between political history and the economic trends and to understand the ways in which economies of the region articulated with other major economic regions including Europe, West Africa, and the economies of the Indian Ocean. Studies the systems of government and laws, agriculture, commerce, and manufacturing.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture
NU Core Comp Stdy of Cultures, NU Core Social Science Lvl 1, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities