Document Type

Graduate Syllabus


Spring 2008



Course Number

DIPL 6114

Course Description

The course will cover the paradigm shift in warfare and identify the role and function of the principal actors working to prevent international conflict in theory and practice. Particular focus will be on the organizations and processes in a post September 11 world, as well as an analysis of the new arena of conflict. The course is interdisciplinary drawing on the areas of political economy, international relations, social movements, and security. 3 credits