AFSC30H3 Language and Society in the Arab World

An examination of the relationship between language, society and identity in the Arab world, with special emphasis on North Africa. Topics include: colonial and postcolonial periods; the role of Arabic in pan-Arab identity; multilingualism, class and education; ideologies of gender and language; and ethno-linguistic revitalization among Berbers in North Africa.
Same as HISC96H3

Prerequisite: 

Any B-level course in African Studies, Linguistics, History, or Women's and Gender Studies

Exclusion: 
Enrolment Limits: 
50
Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language