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Middle East Studies

The minor in The Program of Middle East Studies at Smith provides students with the opportunity to complement their major with a concentration of courses that treat the region in all its historical, political, social, and cultural complexity.

The geographical region broadly conceived stretches from north Africa to southwest and central Asia. The minor provides the opportunity to study the region in an interdisciplinary fashion, with attention to key fields of knowledge.