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PLSI 431 : Constructing Kurdistan

Prerequisites: PLSI 250, or PLSI 410, or HIST 605, or IR 323, or IR 324, or MEIS 300; upper division standing; or consent of instructor.
Description: Examines Kurdish nation- and state-building efforts in Iraq and Turkey in the 20th and early centuries. Includes introduction to theories on nationalism, state-formation, social movements, and ethnic conflict. This course is offered as PLSI 431 and MEIS 431. Students may not repeat the course under an alternate prefix.
Units: 4
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