Culture Area of Maghrib (North Africa)

(Same as Anthropology M166Q and Arabic M171.) Lecture, three hours. Designed for juniors/seniors. Introduction to North Africa, especially Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya, also known as Maghrib or Tamazgha. Topics include changing notions of personal, tribal, ethnic, linguistic and religious identities; colonialism; gender and legal rights, changing representations of Islam, and religions in region's public spaces. P/NP or letter grading.

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Instructor
Aomar Boum
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23W 21F 20F 19F 18F 15F

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