Near Eastern Languages and Cultures | US Foreign Policy in the Muslim World
N204 | 15750 | Sinno


This ten-week course introduces you to some salient policy debates
that shape American Foreign policy towards the Middle East and the
Muslim world today.  We will address the following big policy
questions, as time permits:
Should the US have invaded Iraq in 2003?
Should the US leave Iraq?
Should the US continue to occupy Afghanistan?
Is the use of torture by American forces legitimate, moral or
useful? and
Is the US supporting Democracy in the Middle East?