University of Edinburgh: International Relations of the Middle East
|Institution||University of Edinburgh View institution profile|
|Department||School of Social and Political Science|
This programme offers an advanced theoretical and empirical understanding of the international relations of the Middle East, exploring and applying several theoretical models:
The programme offers an in-depth understanding of the main historical events, processes and actors that have shaped and continue to shape the political dynamics of the Middle East.
Students will have the opportunity to acquire specialised knowledge about the region delivered by our academic staff, whose research covers a variety of topics including:
the politics of Islam
the Arab-Israeli conflict
the Arab Spring
the politics and theories of the state
the politics of human rights
As well as placing the region in broader analytical, conceptual and theoretical debates of international relations and the social sciences, we also aim to foster knowledge of Middle East international relations by examining:
You will acquire a strong understanding of theoretical and conceptual tools required to understand Middle East international relations.
|Level||SCQF Level 11|
Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.
|Location||Central area campus|
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