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United States and the Middle East: Home

Vocabulary list

  • Please use the vocabulary list below to search the library catalog, through the keyword function, to identify materials relevant to this course.
  •  The United States in the Middle East
  • Foreign relations
  • United States Involvement in the Middle East: events of the 20th and 21st centuries
  • Understanding the origins of the Palestinian-Israeli conflic
  • Development of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict
  • Relationship between religion and politics in the Middle East since 1979



"This course provides an overview of the ongoing situation in the Middle East with several countries experiencing demonstrations demanding more political freedom and economic opportunity. It will provide a better understanding of the current challenges and transformations in the Middle East by focusing on the role played by the superpower that is the United States.."

Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses

Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.


101-151..........Israel (Palestine). The Jews



113.2-113.8....Ethnography. Tribes of Israel


133-151..........Jews outside of Palestine


151-904..........United States

173..........         Sources and documents

183-183.3........Political history

183.7-183.9.....Diplomatic history. Foreign and general relations.


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