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2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 3156 - History of International Terrorism (3)

When Offered: Fall. Even-numbered years
This course is designed to introduce students to key concepts to which they can refer to for analyzing what may be anticipated with respect to future incidents of global terrorism. The course will cover previous incidents of terrorism, such as the events of September 11, 2001, which set the stage for a major reconfiguring of world politics similar in scope to the transformations provoked by the two World Wars and the Cold War in the twentieth century. The course provides a framework as well for analyzing present and future acts of terrorism.