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CONF 758: Social Dynamics of Terrorism

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable

Presents students with analytical frameworks to account for terrorist acts and organizations and explore social dynamics underlying the development of, and response to, terrorism. Topics may include recruitment into violent groups, counterterrorism and human rights concerns, role of religious and political ideologies in terrorism and counterterrorism, media coverage of terrorism, and effects of terrorism on social structures and processes.

Corequisite(s): CONF 501 or CONF 801.

Schedule Type: LEC

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Hours of Lab or Studio per week: 0

When Offered: Spring

Credits: 3


1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

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