The last century's conflicts have continued into the present. Beginning with the events of 9/11, we analyse the important conflicts of the last century: World War II and the Cold War. We will examine conflicts in Asia and Latin America, intra-communist conflicts, insurgencies, drug wars, religious wars and genocidal struggles and their consequences.
2 x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x 500 wds proposal and bibliography (15%), 1x 2500 wds research essay (40%), 1x 1500 wds final examination (35%), Participation (10%)
18 credit points at 2000 level in Global Studies