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Spring 2011 - 61910 - PA188G - Topics in Global Policy Studies

Failed States: Counter Insurgency & Terrorism

Instructor(s): Ruger, William
Unique Number: 61910
Day & Time: Th 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Room: SRH 3.355
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Section Description

We will start by examining two subsets of warfare that have been especially salient of late: terrorism and insurgency (including guerrilla warfare). We will proceed to critically engage the theory and practice of CT and COIN, often through detailed study of critical historical cases and with an eye to contemporary relevance.

Course will be taught from 2/23 through 3/30/2011