POL-220 : The Structure of Conflict: Local and Global

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Police
Subject:
Political Science
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
This course presents an overview of conflict: why we fight and why we are motivated, or not, to seek resolution. The course introduces theories of conflict and examines contested relationships through the framework of culture, gender, power dynamics, and resource allocation. The course integrates a skill-building approach to introduce students to concepts and techniques in the recognition, deconstruction, and resolution of conflict in local and global environments. 3 credits