17.565 Israel: History, Politics, Culture, and Identity
Examines Israeli identity using a broad array of materials, including popular music, film, documentaries and art, in addition to academic historical writings. Topics include Israel's political system and society, ethnic relations, settlement projects, and the Arab minorities in the Jewish state. Students also discuss whether there is a unique Israeli culture and the struggle for Israel's identity. Limited to 60; preference to students in the MISTI MIT-Israel program.
This class has no prerequisites.
17.565 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by P. Krause.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.
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