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JLC-470 Causes of Terrorism and Political Violence (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Causes of Terrorism and Political Violence (3) This course introduces students to the study of terrorism as a political act. The course examines the difference between state and oppositional terror, but focuses on terror by non-state actors. The course discusses theories that explain why, how, and when the opposition uses terror tactics to pursue their goal. Crosslist: JLC-670. Usually Offered: fall. Grading: A-F only.