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Middle East Conflict and Security - CISS6013

Year - 2018

This unit examines the drivers of conflict and insecurity in the contemporary Middle East, starting with a theoretical framework that investigates the processes of state-formation and external intervention in the region. The unit focuses on the interplay between domestic factors (such as rentierism and regime dynamics) and international factors (including geopolitics/geo-economics, and the military industrial complex), and uses several detailed case studies to explore the relationship from various angles.

Classes
1x3hr seminar/week or equivalent intensive

Assessment
1x2500wd briefing paper (45%), 1x2500wd essay (45%), seminar participation (10%)

Prohibitions

GOVT6154

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

26 Nov 2018

Department/School: Government and International Relations
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 07 Dec 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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