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War in the 21st Century

CHUM 323
Fall 2009
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: GOVT 323
Certificates: International Relations

This course addresses fundamental questions about the causes, character, and consequences of war in the 21st century. A major theme is evolution of warfare, which is explored through case studies of major wars and terrorist campaigns since World War II. The course incorporates empirical and normative theories about how war occurs, and whether it can be morally justified.

Essential Capabilities: Writing
Writing: the course requires several short written assignments and a major research project
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS CHUM
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (GOVT)(GOVT-Intl.)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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