Course Lists

Course List

MIDDLE EAST CENTER | WINTER 2019

AREA COURSES

JACKSON SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

JSIS 487     HUMAN RIGHTS IN ISLAM        (I&S)

15947        B        WF        930-1120        SMI 305        Basic,D

JSIS 495    TASK FORCE        (I&S)

15954        E        TuTh        1230-220        DEN 111        Kasaba,Resat

TURKEY: A COUNTRY AND AN ALLIANCE IN TROUBLE

NOTES: Writing Research Add Code required Seniors only SIS majors only

15956        G        TuTh        1030-1220        THO 231        Holmes-Eber,Paula

REFUGEES AND RECONSTRUCTION: SYRIA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR

NOTES: Writing Research Add Code required Seniors only SIS majors only

JSIS 537    INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION        

15968        A        W        130-320        MGH 097        Friedman,Kathie

JSIS 596     FIELD SEMINAR IN RELIGIONS, CULTURES, AND CIVILIZATIONS        

15979        A        ThF        130-420        MEB 234         Robinson,Cabeiri

Exposes students to the diversity of cultural and religious life through world area studies; histories; cultural and political movements; and religious institutions and practices. Topics include religions, cultures, power, colonialism, empire, communities, nations, states, identities, alterities, civilizations, social movements, resistance, development, and security.

JSIS A 210    ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION        (VLPA,I&S)

15987        A        TuTh        130-320        KNE 110        Zafer, Hamza M

Offered with NEAR E 229 A

JSIS A 491    NEAR EAST METHODOLOGY        

16021        A        TuTh        130-320        FTR 032        Kuru,Selim Sirri

Offered with NEAR E 486 A

JSIS A 545    SEM MID EAST STDIES        

16034        A        Tu        1230-120        MEB 102        Robinson,C

NOTES: Credit/No Credit Grads only

JSIS A 560    Seminar in Turkish Studies        

16037        A        M        1230-120        MEB 102        Kasaba,Resat

NOTES: INSTRUCTOR PERMISSION REQUIRED. REQUEST ADD CODE THO 111

JSIS A 570    ISRAEL AND PALESTINE        

16041        A        Th        130-420        SMI        Halperin,Liora

Offered with HSTAFM 570 A

Survey of significant scholarly texts on Israel and Palestine during the 19th-21st centuries. Topics may include: Jewish and Middle East context; medical and environmental history; economic history; intellectual history of Zionism and Palestinian nationalism; cultural history.

JSIS B 324    IMMIGRATION        (DIV,I&S)

16058        A        TuTh        330-320        THO 202        Friedman,K

JSIS B 436    ETHNIC POLITICS        (I&S)

16082        A        TuTh        330-520        MEB 246        Warren,J

Offered with POL S 436 A

JEW ST 250    JEWISH CULTURAL HIST        (I&S)

15911        A        MW        1130-120        SMI 311        Pianko,N

Offered with HSTCMP 250 A

JEW ST 339    BIOETHICS PERSP        (I&S)

15914        A        WF        1230-220        HSTT478        Khazzam-Horovitz,H

Offered with B H 339 A

RELIG 430    EARLY MUSLIM THOUGHT        (VLPA,I&S)

19756        A        TuTh        400-550        MUS 216        Zafer, Hamza M.

Offered with NEAR E 430 A

ANTHROPOLOGY

ANTH 369     ISLAM AND MUSLIMS IN CHINA         (I&S)

10290        B        TuTh        130-320        MGH 295        Mawkanuli,Talant

Offered with NEAR E 358 A

Delineation and analysis of a specific problem or related problems in sociocultural anthropology.

ANTH 497    US ASYLUM AND REFUGEE LAW        (DIV,I&S)

21825        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SAV 131        Osanloo, Arzoo

NOTES: SEE FACULTY MEMBER FOR INSTRUCTOR IS CODE.

COMPARATIVE HISTORY OF IDEAS

CHID 250    SPECIAL TOPICS        (I&S)

12383        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SAV 264        Childs,M

"UTOPIAS GONE AWRY: CONFLICT AND PARADISE IN THE BLACK SEA REGION" (VLPA) THIS COURSE INTRODUCES STUDENTS TO THE HISTORY AND POLITICAL DYNAMICS OF THE BLACK SEA REGION THROUGH CONTEMPORARY LITERATURE, ART, FILM, MUSIC AND FOOD. WE WILL LOOK AT THE MULTICULTURAL MAKEUP OF THE COUNTRIES SURROUNDING THE BLACK SEA - BULGARIA, ROMANIA, UKRAINE, RUSSIA, GEORGIA, AND TURKEY - AND INVESTIGATE WHY CONFLICTS PERSIST IN THIS BORDER AREA BETWEEN EAST AND WEST, EUROPE AND ASIA. IDENTIFYING PATTERNS OF TURBULENCE, GENDER POLITICS, AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION, WE WILL ALSO EXPLORE POSITIVE CULTURAL CONTINUITIES IN THE REGION. IN THIS SEMINAR STYLE COURSE, STUDENTS WILL CONTRIBUTE THROUGH REPORTS, DISCUSSIONS, AND CREATIVE PROJECTS.

ECONOMICS

ECON 471    INTERNATIONAL TRADE        (I&S)

13655        b        TuTh        130-320        MGH 254        Salehi-Esfahani,Haideh

GENDER, WOMEN, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES

GWSS 390    POLITICAL ECNOMY OF BORDERS, BODIES, AND RESISTANCE        (I&S)

15217        B        TuTh        1030-1220        RAI 116        Yulee,Jiwoon

GEOPOLITICAL BORDERS FORTIFY NATIONAL IDENTITIES AND PRODUCE ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF MATERIAL EXCHANGE. THIS COURSE WILL READ FEMINIST AND QUEER THEORIES OF BORDERS, BODIES AND RESISTANCE TO BETTER UNDERSTAND CONTEMPORARY CONFIGURATIONS OF GEOPOLITICAL BORDERS ACROSS THE US/MEXICO, ISRAEL/PALESTINE, AND SOUTH/NORTH KOREA.

HISTORY

HSTAFM 163    MODERN MIDDLE EAST        (DIV,I&S)

15467        A        TuTh        1230-220        AND 223        Bet-Shlimon,A

HSTAFM 570    ISRAEL AND PALESTINE        

15472        A        Th        130-420        SMI 307        Halprin,Liora

Offered with JSIS A 570 A

HSTCMP 250    JEWISH CULTURAL HIST        (I&S)

15492        A        MW        1130-120        SMI 311        Pianko,N

Offered with JEW ST 250 A

HSTRY 388     WITNESSES TO THE MONGOL EMPIRE        (W,I&S)

15518        C        W        1030-1220        MGH 085        Mosca,M

NOTES: AUDITORS NOT PERMITTED IN THIS COURSE. RESTRICTED TO HISTORY MAJORS ONLY IN PERIOD I. NON-MAJORS MAY REQUEST ADD CODE IN PERIOD II. EMAIL HISTADV@UW.EDU FOR ADD CODE

LAW, SOCIETIES, AND JUSTICE

LSJ 425    US ASYLUM AND REFUGEE LAW        (DIV,I&S)

21820        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SAV 131        Osanloo, Arzoo

Offered with ANTH 497 A

NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES AND CIVILIZATION

NEAR E 196    INTRODUCTORY STUDIES        (I&S)

18067        A        W        700-920 P        SAV 313        Romano,Tovi

NOTES: Credit/No Credit

NEAR E 207    ARCHAEOLOGY OF ANCIENT IRAN        (I&S)

18073        A        TuTh        130-320        OTB 014        Selover,Stephanie

NEAR E 229    ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION        (VLPA,I&S)

18074        A        TuTh        130-320        KNE 110        Zafer,Hamza

Offered with JSIS A 210

NEAR E 337    EGYPTIAN CINEMA        (VLPA)

18982        A        MW        600-820 P        DEN 113        DeYoung,Terri

History and development of Egyptian cinema. Examines a range of topics, including: the transition to sound, the differentiation into film genres, the nationalization of the film industry in the 1960s, the role of the director as auteur, and the recovery of the Egyptian film industry after 2000.

NEAR E 358    ISLAM IN CHINA        (I&S)

18083        A        TuTh        130-320        MGH 295        Mawkanuli,Talant

Offered with NEAR E 559

NEAR E 430    EARLY MUSLIM THOUGHT        (VLPA,I&S)

18085        A        TuTh        400-550        MUS 216        Zafer,Hamza

Offered with RELIG 430 A

NEAR E 454/401    Epic Tradition in Iran        

19316        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SAV 139        Shams,S

NEAR E 486    NEAR E METHODOLOGY        

18085        A        TuTh        130-320         FTR 032        Kuru,Selim

Offered with JSIS A 491

NEAR E 536    ISLAMIC LAW        

18091        A        MW        130-320        LAWL201        Lombardi,C

Offered with LAW B 556 A

NEAR E 559    ISLAM IN CHINA        

18092        A        TuTh        130-320        MGH 295        Mawkanuli,Talant

POLITICAL SCIENCE

POL S 307    RELIGION AND WORLD POLITICS        (I&S)

19222        A        MW        1000-1120        KNE 210        Gill,Tony

POL S 321    AMER FOREIGN POLICY        (I&S)

19231        A        MW        1130-1250        SAV 260        Kier,E

POL S 349    STRATEGY & WAR        (I&S)

19240        A        MW        1000-1120        BAG 154        

NOTES: POL S MAJORS: COUNTS FOR FIELD C, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. INTERNATIONAL SECURITY OPTION ELECTIVE COURSE. ** WARNING: IF YOU COMPLETED POL S 333 IN WINTER 2017 YOU WILL NOT EARN CREDIT FOR POL S 349. COURSE CONTENT IS THE SAME.

POL S 436    ETHNIC POLITICS        (I&S)

19268        A        TuTh        330-520        MEB 246        Warren,Jonathan

SCHOOL OF LAW

LAW B 556    ISLAMIC LAW        

16362        A        MW        130-320        LAWL201        Lombardi,C

Offered with LAW B 556 B

16363        B        MW        130-320        LAWL201        Lombardi,C

Offered with NEAR E 536 A

BIOETHICS AND HUMANITIES

B H 339    BIOETHICS PERSP        (I&S)

11062        A        WF        1230-220        HSTT478        Khazzam-Horovitz,H

Offered with JEW ST 339 A

LANGUAGE COURSES

NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES AND CIVILIZATION

ARAB 102    ELEMENTARY ARABIC        

10317        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120        DEN 111        Benson,S

Offered with ARAB 512 A

10318        B        MTuWThF        1130-1220        DEN 111        Benson,S

Offered with ARAB 512 B

10319        C        MTuWThF        1130-1220        SAV 137        Ahmed,M

ARAB 202    INTERMED ARABIC        (VLPA)

10320        A        MTuWThF        930-1020        DEN 210        Ahmed,K

Offered with ARAB 522 A

ARAB 402    ARAB MEDIA        

10321        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120        DEN 210        Ahmed,K

Offered with ARAB 542 A

ARAB 512    ELEMENTARY ARABIC        

10324        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120        DEN 111        Benson,S

Offered with ARAB 102 A

10325        B        MTuWThF        1130-1220        DEN 111        Benson,S

Offered with ARAB 102 B

ARAB 522    INTERMEDIATE ARABIC        

10327        A        MTuWThF        930-1020        DEN 210        Ahmed,K

Offered with ARAB 202 A

ARAB 542    ARAB MEDIA        

10328        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120        DEN 210        Ahmed,K

Offered with ARAB 402 A

MODHEB 102    ELEM MODERN HEBREW        

17542        A        MW        930-1120        SAV 162        Khazzam-Horovitz,H

Offered with MODHEB 512 A

MODHEB 202    INTERMED MOD HEBREW        (VLPA)

17543        A        TuTh        930-1120        DEN 112        Romano,T

Offered with MODHEB 522 A

MODHEB 512    ELEM MODERN HEBREW        

17546        A        MW        930-1120        SAV 162        Khazzam-Horovitz,H

Offered with MODHEB 102 A

MODHEB 522    INTERMED MOD HEBREW        

17547        A        TuTh        930-1120        SAV 162         Romano,T

NOTES: T/TH 930-1120 SAV 162 F 1030-1120 DEN 112

Offered with MODHEB 202 A

NEAR E 196    INTRODUCTORY STUDIES        (I&S)

18067        A        W        700-920 P        SAV 313        Romano,Tovi

NOTES: Credit/No Credit

NEAR E 207    ARCHAEOLOGY OF ANCIENT IRAN        (I&S)

18073        A        TuTh        130-320        OTB 014        Selover,Stephanie

NEAR E 229    ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION        (VLPA,I&S)

18074        A        TuTh        130-320        KNE 110        Zafer,Hamza

Offered with JSIS A 210

NEAR E 337    EGYPTIAN CINEMA        (VLPA)

18982        A        MW        600-820 P        DEN 113        DeYoung,Terri

History and development of Egyptian cinema. Examines a range of topics, including: the transition to sound, the differentiation into film genres, the nationalization of the film industry in the 1960s, the role of the director as auteur, and the recovery of the Egyptian film industry after 2000.

NEAR E 358    ISLAM IN CHINA        (I&S)

18083        A        TuTh        130-320        MGH 295        Mawkanuli,Talant

Offered with NEAR E 559

NEAR E 430    EARLY MUSLIM THOUGHT        (VLPA,I&S)

18085        A        TuTh        400-550        MUS 216        Zafer,Hamza

Offered with RELIG 430 A

NEAR E 454/401    Epic Tradition in Iran        

19316        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SAV 139        Shams,S

NEAR E 486    NEAR E METHODOLOGY        

18085        A        TuTh        130-320         FTR 032        Kuru,Selim

Offered with JSIS A 491

NEAR E 536    ISLAMIC LAW        

18091        A        MW        130-320        LAWL201        Lombardi,C

Offered with LAW B 556 A

NEAR E 559    ISLAM IN CHINA        

18092        A        TuTh        130-320        MGH 295        Mawkanuli,Talant

PRSAN 102    ELEMENTARY PERSIAN        

19314        A        MWF        1030-1220        MGH 074        Shams,S

NOTES: FINAL EXAMINATION WILL BE SATURDAY IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE LAST DAY OF CLASS.

Offered with PRSAN 512 A

PRSAN 202    INTERMED PERSIAN        (VLPA)

19315        A        TuTh        1030-1220        MEB 237        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 522 A

19315        A        TuTh        1030-1220        PCAR 395        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 522 A

PRSAN 512    ELEMENTARY PERSIAN        

19319        A        MW        1030-1220        MGH 074        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 102 A

19319        A        MW        1030-1220        SAV 156        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 102 A

PRSAN 522    INTERMED PERSIAN        

19320        A        TuTh        1030-1220        MEB 237        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 202 A

19320        A        TuTh        1030-1220        PCAR 395        Shams,S

Offered with PRSAN 202 A

TKISH 102    ELEMENTARY TURKISH        

21233        A        MTuWThF        930-1020        SAV 138        Yucel,Melike

Offered with TKISH 512 A

TKISH 202    INTERMED TURKISH        (VLPA)

21234        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120                Yucel,M

Offered with TKISH 522 A

TKISH 405    NAZIM HIKMET        (VLPA)

21236        A        TuTh        1030-1220        SWS 125        Kuru,Selim

TKISH 512    ELEMENTARY TURKISH        

21238        A        MTuWThF        930-1020        SAV 138        Yucel,M

Offered with TKISH 102 A

TKISH 522    INTERMEDIATE TURKISH        

21239        A        MTuWThF        1030-1120                Yucel,M

Offered with TKISH 202 A