International Security (GOVT6119)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit reviews developments in international security since before World War l, to recent events like September 11 and its aftermath. The principal focus is on developments since the end of the Cold War and the collapse of Communism. The unit takes account of traditional notions about the causes of war and the conditions of peace, as well as changes in the structure and process of contemporary international relations.

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Classes

1x2-hr lecture-seminar/week

Assessment

3000wd essays (2x45%) and 3x30wd quizzes (10%)

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No

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