War, Peace, and PoliticsCourse ID: PLSC 358
School:Arts and Sciences, College of
Program: Political Science
Credit Hours: 3
Course DescriptionThe historical evolution of war, the nature of wars in the 20th century and into the 21st century, the nature of threats, sources of conflict, and procedures for peaceful resolution of disputes. Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principal causes of wars, the means and ends of warfare, and the process and prospects of reestablishing peace.