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Comparative Terrorism and Counterterrorism

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Course No: CRIM.5720-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8881; SIS Term: 2930
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course examines a broad spectrum of terrorist groups and counterterrorism responses in over a dozen countries, including Colombia, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Northern Ireland/UK, Pakistan, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey and Yemen. This comparative analysis will help students develop and understanding of patterns and trends within political violence (including radicalization, tactics, financing, targeting behavior, malevolent creativity, disengagement and de-radicalization) and the many different policies and strategies adopted by governments in response to terrorist threat.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: James Forest
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2020: Jan 21 to May 03
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: M.A. in Security Studies: International Security Concentration, M.A. in Security Studies: International Security Concentration, M.A. in Criminal Justice, Graduate Certificate in Security Studies, M.A. in Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration, M.A. in Security Studies: International Security Concentration

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