Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

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IPSG 8544

Intro to HumanSecurity&Dvlpmnt

The focus of this course is human security, the everyday security of individuals and the communities in which they live rather than the security of nation states. It is the gateway course into the field of human security and development. The key concepts of human security are freedom from fear, freedom from want, and freedom to live in a society of justice under the rule of law. Specific approaches and policies of human security covered in this course include conflict analysis, management and resolution, human rights, peacebuilding, legitimate institutions and good governance, rule of law and justice, and programs and policies designed to lower armed violence.
International Policy Studies
International Policy Studies
Intl Policy & Management
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Equivalent Courses:
IPOL 8544