May 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

POL 359 Terrorism and Political Violence

3 Credit(s) CS W-II
This course will study the human, social and organizational causes of terrorism and political violence, the motives and methods of the individuals, organizations and states undertaking such action and the effects of political violence on the institutions of democratic societies. It will also analyze the growth and implications of terrorism and political violence and possible tools to prevent or counter terrorism and will further develop student writing skills. Three lecure hours per week. Not open to students who have received credits for POL382. Prerequisite: Any W-I course.