Thunder Bay • Orillia

Bachelor of Arts (Economics and Political Science Majors)(TB) - Security and Conflict Resolution

Political Science 4315 Security and Conflict Resolution
An analysis of security and conflict resolution mechanisms from a variety of perspectives. A consideration of classical and contemporary research and options on the cases of conflict. Topics include: approaches to conflict, causes of war escalation, arms control and types of mediation practices. Case studies of conflict include: The Gulf War, the Balkans, Iran-Iraq War, Palestine/Israel, and Afghanistan.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): A course in Political Science or permission of the instructor
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences