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HI383 COURSE DETAILS


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HI383 (Version: 2020 2) COURSE DETAILS


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
HI383 MIDDLE EASTERN WARFARE 2020 2 History 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course introduces cadets to a variety of issues affecting the nature and conduct of war in the geographic and cultural region bounded by Turco-Arabic languages. A special emphasis is to understand the utility of warfare in a specific social context, that of evolving Turco-Arabic methods of governance, military institutions, and military operations from the time of Muhammad to the Treaty of Karlowitz. Significant military issues in this geographically, demographically, ethnically, and culturally diverse region are explored to gain historical perspective into the various social, political, and religious legitimacies groups of people have exploited in the quest to dominate Islamicate civilizations from 600-1700 CE.
LESSONS: 30 @ 75 min (2.000 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
A research paper of at least 1500 words; compensatory time provided.

HI383 COURSE REQUISITES


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HI383 (Version 2020-2) COURSE OFFERINGS


AYT #SECT/SIZE CPBLTY ENRLD WAIT SEATS CLOSED CRSE DIRECTOR DETAILS
2023 - 2 1 18 18 14 0 4 N COL GIBBY Hours

2024 - 2 1 18 18 18 1 0 N COL GIBBY Hours

2025 - 2 1 18 18 0 0 18 Y COL GIBBY Hours

2026 - 2 1 18 18 0 0 18 Y COL GIBBY Hours


HI383 (Version: 2005 2) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
HI383 MIDDLE EASTERN WARFARE 2005 2 History 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course focuses on warfare in the Middle East from the time of the Crusades through the 20th Century with emphasis on several key variables affecting war: religion, culture, social expectations of conflict, and the unique environment of the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle Eastern regions. A survey of clashing military traditions of the region is followed by an examination of the decline of the Ottoman Empire and the impact of two World Wars on the nations of the Middle East and their military institutions. In the Cold War era, the Arab-Israeli Wars and the Palestinian-Israeli conflict are examined, as are other regional conflicts including the Iran-Iraq War, Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm, and Operation Enduring Freedom.
LESSONS: 40 @ 55 min (2.500 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
A research paper of at least 1500 words; compensatory time provided.

HI383 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  HI108 1987 2 1 Y
  HI104 1979 2 2 Y
  HI158 1987 2 3 Y
  HI154 1979 2 4 Y

HI383 (Version: 1985 2) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
HI383 MIDDLE EASTERN WARFARE 1985 2 History 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course focuses on warfare in the Middle East during the 20th century. A brief survey of military traditions of the region is followed by an examination of the influence the two World Wars had on the nations of the Middle East and their military institutions. In the post-war era, the Arab-Israeli Wars are examined, as are other regional conflicts including the Iran-Iraq War, the war in Afghanistan, and Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm.
LESSONS: 40 @ 55 min (2.500 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
A research paper of at least 1500 words; compensatory time provided.

HI383 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  HI108 1987 2 1 Y
  HI104 1979 2 2 Y
  HI158 1987 2 3 Y
  HI154 1979 2 4 Y