Oct 17, 2018  
2016-2017 HillBook (Class of 2020) 
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CRM 455 - Seminar: Terrorism

Three Credits
Alternate Years: Fall 2016, 2018

This course examines the context for terrorism, with the aim of understanding what terrorism is, its manifestations, and root causes. Starting with the historical origins of the concept of ‘terror’, the course covers state terror, domestic terrorism, the internationalization of terrorism, discussing various terrorist groups in the United States and around the world. The class culminates in an analysis of counter-terrorism and due process in the United States.

Prerequisite(s): CRM 120  or CRM 201 .