Lesson Title: 

The Iraqi Resistance

This deals with the Iraqi resistance. The discussant outlines the events that have taken place since the American occupation of Iraq, and analyzes the word "insurgents," as utilized by the Western media, and its suitability to their version of the story. The discussant believes that the resistance is mainly the work of foreign intruders and not the nationals.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Iraqi

Topic: 

  • Economics/Politics

ILR Level: 

  • 1+/2

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Advanced-Mid, Advanced-Low, Intermediate-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2004

ObjectID: 

IRAQ_6975

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