Feb 22, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

POL 356 International Security and Conflict Resolution

3 Credit(s) CS
This course introduces students to the theories, concepts and issues pertaining to international security, conflict and conflict resolution. The course includes the study of new and nontraditional security concerns and problems of the early 21st century even while maintaining a focus on interstate security issues such as: interstate rivalries and wars; intrastate wars that spill across state borders; interstate competition over critical natural resources; large-scale population displacements; pandemic diseases; trade disputes and economic conflicts; ideological conflicts; cultural conflicts; etc. Three lecture hours per week.