Middle East workshop for PhD students

This information is for the 2013/14 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Fawaz Gerges CLM 4.06


This course is available on the MPhil/ PhD in International Relations. This course is not available as an outside option.

Course is open to those writing a PhD on issues related to the Middle East at LSE.

Course content

Nine meetings in which PhD students present papers on issues related to the Middle East.


7 hours and 30 minutes of seminars in the MT. 7 hours and 30 minutes of seminars in the LT.

MT and LT starting in week 2 on a fortnightly basis.

Formative coursework

Each PhD student is required to present one paper during the course.

Indicative reading

The course does not have a reading list as it is based on papers generated by PhD students and guest speakers.

Key facts

Department: International Relations

Total students 2012/13: Unavailable

Average class size 2012/13: Unavailable

Value: Non-assessed

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