Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

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MIIS 8505

Introduction to Terrorism

Introduction to Terrorism
This course is designed to provide a critical introduction to the subject of terrorism, an often misunderstood phenomenon that has assumed a particular salience in the wake of 9/11. Its aim is to clarify fundamental definitional and conceptual problems, introduce students to the burgeoning literature on the subject, describe basic terrorist organizational and operational methods, survey a wide range of terrorist groups and ideologies, examine certain high-profile terrorism themes, and tentatively assess the nature of the threat posed by terrorists to global security in the future. (Open to Juniors and Seniors only) The dates of this course are JANUARY 25 through MAY 14. . Registering for this course signals your interest in taking the course.
Subject:
Middlebury Institute
Department:
Nonproliferatn&Terrorsm Stdies
Division:
Intl Policy & Management
Requirements Fulfilled:

Sections

Fall 2021, MIIS courses in College Term

MIIS8505A-F21 Lecture (Joshi)

Spring 2021, MIIS courses in College Term

MIIS8505A-S21 Lecture (Blazakis)

Fall 2020

MIIS8505A-F20 Lecture (Joshi)