University of Leeds
International Relations and Politics of the Middle East
This programme directly addresses the complex nature of the Politics and International Relations of the Middle East enabling students to gain an oversight of internal dimensions of the region and their links with regional and extra-regional relations. Covering a range of approaches from the disciplines of Politics, Comparative Politics and International Relations it addresses the security, economic, identity and political dynamics of the region.
A 2:1 honours degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional qualification/experience. IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in all components.
Compulsory modules: Contemporary politics of the middle east; politics of the Israel-Palestine conflict; politics and international relations of the middle east dissertation. Optinal Authoritarianism, popular revolt and democratisation in the middle east and north africa; conflict, complex emergencies and global governance; counterterrorism; insurgency; international political economy; islam, politics and culture in the middle east and north africa; policing post-conflict cities; terrorism.
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|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
School of Politics and International Studies
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