Sep 11, 2016
I really like the professor and his narration, quite engaging and interesting course. The only suggestion I have is to improve the quizzes with more analytical rather than fact-based questions.
Apr 30, 2016
An excellent introduction to the formation of what we know as the Middle East. This course offers great insight and context into this area, its peoples, cultures, economy, and politics.
par Duncan S•
Nov 30, 2015
Excellently taught course with fantastic insights. I learnt a great deal throughout and look forward to Part II.
par Darcy R J•
Oct 24, 2015
Really enjoyed this course. Learned a lot. Highly recommended to anyone interested in the history of the region.
par Rick M•
Feb 01, 2016
Terrific overview of the emergence of the modern Middle East. Provides keen insight into the role of the West.
par Dina R•
Dec 18, 2015
Very comprehensive course with complex happenings explained in a very clear manner. Extremely interesting.
par Kevin H•
Nov 06, 2017
This is one of the most factual, organized, and well presented courses I've seen so far on coursera.
par Chilan N•
May 09, 2019
This course really helped me to get a glimpse of the Middle East, and the origin of the problems.
par Glenn O•
Jun 23, 2016
Extremely good course, with the ability to impart an abundance of information in a short format.
par Richard M•
Mar 10, 2017
Great, detailed history of the middle east. Easy to grasp, well delivered. An excellent course
par Anne D•
Apr 04, 2020
I found this course to be really informative!! I took it for fun and learned a great deal :-)
par Ben G•
Apr 07, 2020
Very well explained and hugely interesting. I highly recommend to any history enthusiasts.
Jul 24, 2017
What a clear, didactic and balanced discussion about such a difficult topic ! Thank you !
par Fabián V A•
Jan 19, 2016
Excellent lectures! An in-depth look at the subject handled in a very understandable way.
par Alexander K•
Nov 30, 2015
Fantastic and very informative course. I heartedly recommend it to all coursera students.
par Deborah B•
Dec 08, 2015
Fantastic! It has another perspective about the damages that interventionism did there.
par OUDJEHANI R•
May 15, 2019
Un superbe cours pour tous ceux qui veulent comprendre la géopolitique du Moyen-Orient
par Adwait B A•
Mar 31, 2019
Brilliant depiction of Modern Middle East. Definitely going to cover second part too.
par Eden H•
Dec 26, 2015
Great course! I would have preferred quizzes at the the end of every lesson, however.
par Jorge E M A•
Jun 12, 2017
Thank you for bringing a glance at the wicked Middle Eastern history. Very useful
par Bruno M•
Nov 18, 2016
Excellent course to understand a little bit more about the history of Middle East
Jan 28, 2016
Very interesting and with very clear explanations.
It left me eager to learn more!
par Tural M•
Apr 10, 2020
Perfect course for whom interested in this topic. I will rewatch lessons, too.
par Michael K•
Jan 27, 2016
Excellent course. Joined so many dots for me. So informative and accessible.
par Радослава Н•
Jan 28, 2018
Amazing course! Thank you for the interesting topics and point of view!
par Yaniv B•
Nov 03, 2018
A must take course for anyone that want to understand the middle east.
par Nicolás A G F•
May 30, 2017
Excelente aproximación al Medio Oriente contemporáneo. Muy agradecido.