HIST 208: The Middle East, 1200-1700: Arabs, Crusaders, Mongols, Turks, and More

This course studies the Middle East from the thirteenth through the seventeenth century. The goal of the course is to provide a survey of the political, social, and cultural movements of this region over the course of five hundred years. This course will offer students an opportunity to learn a great deal about Islam, the fall and development of empires, and the importance of urban and social history. [SS] Prof. Goshgarian