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The Palestinians: Modern History & Society

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The Palestinians (SPIH2011/48890)

Teaching Faculty:

Prof. Nafez Nazzal

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 45 
Credits: 3

Course Dates:

July 3-27, 2017


Undergraduate and graduate students; mature learners with an academic background

Application Deadline:

May 15, 2017


Tuition: US$ 1,600
Housing: US$ 775

Relevant Academic Fields:

History, politics, sociology, gender studies


  • Examine social structure, gender relations, and family dynamics in modern Palestinian culture.
  • Understand how the Palestinian people and leadership have changed since World War I.
  • Analyze the causes and effects of both wars and peace agreements in the region.
  • Assess prospects for peace and security.


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