HLS 505 (01) - Political Violence and Terrorism

Political Violence and Terror

Durham   Coll of Professional Studies :: Homeland Security
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 13490
This course provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of political violence and terrorism. The class includes inquiry into the theories and justifications for political violence of all types, limited war, asymmetric warfare and the contested term terrorism. Trends and reasons for contemporary violent political extremism as a phenomenon are particularly explored from both the U.S. domestic and international perspectives. Students are introduced to the ideologies, goals, and strategies of select organizations and broader extremist movements.
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Equivalent(s): PS 505
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Omero Navarro Ambriz

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am NESM 329