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ARABIC 131 Cultures of Arabic-Speaking Peoples: Introduction

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Course Description

This couse is designed to dovetail with HIST-SS 533/1 (The Middle East Heartland) and ARAB 130. The course focuses on variuos facets of the cultures of diverse Arabic-speaking peoples. Through films, art, music, and readings in literature and religion, students will consider a wide range of significant cultural issues. Open only to uppers and seniors.


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The Assignment from Your Teacher

Students will be expected to comment on the various course materials through papers. Your job is to critique, evaluate and discuss, not merely summarize a film or an article. Present a point/thought/idea in your writings and don’t be afraid of sharing it with the class.

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