INT'L SERVICE UNDERGRADUATE

SISU-461
Topics in Peace, Global Security, and Conflict Resolution (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics including peace and social justice, international security, causes of war, and human and global security. May be taken A-F only. Prerequisite: SISU-210.

SISU-461
001
INT'L SERVICE UNDERGRADUATE
SPRING 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics in Peace, Global Security, and Conflict Resolution (3)

Dialogue: Approaches and Applications

This course explores different theories and approaches to dialogue as a conflict transformation framework. It focuses on various types of identity-based conflict and the use of dialogue approaches and tools to transform and change the dynamics of ethnic, religious, and cultural conflicts. Interfaith, interethnic, and intercultural dialogue processes and case studies are explored and examined, especially their design, process, and possible impact. Meets with SIS-619 001.